Katherine Quantz, ARP
 

After graduating from MacEwan University's Paralegal Studies diploma program in 2011, Katherine worked for many years as a Legal Assistant in Edmonton, Alberta, both within the private sector at law firms of various sizes, and in the public service for the Alberta Government.  Katherine has legal experience in several diverse areas of practice but has spent the last several years specializing in litigation, collections, and recoveries.  After working 6 years as a Paralegal Officer with the Alberta Public Service, she is now the Team Lead of a Paralegal Services unit within the Ministry of Treasury Board and Finance.

 

Katherine's ongoing dedication to professional development has inspired her to pursue several educational courses and programs throughout her career in areas of leadership, technology, legal education, communications, and professional ethics.  In 2017 she completed a Certificate in Conflict Resolution & Negotiation from NAIT, and she continues to pursue a Bachelor of Professional Arts in Communications from Athabasca University.

 

In 2019 Katherine joined the AAPP, and in October 2021 joined the Board of Directors as Chair of Education & Professional Development.  Katherine is passionate about creating and promoting professional development opportunities within the legal community and welcomes any opportunity to connect with other paraprofessionals and industry stakeholders.

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