Katie Goldman is a junior from Nashville, TN. She is majoring in Statistics and Business with a minor in Mathematics. Volunteering as a kid developed her passion for nonprofits from a young age. As she began to study business, she saw the interaction between public and private sectors is an important role in supporting sustainable initiatives. This semester she is working with ACES as a finance intern. Researching applications of blended finance, she is focusing on sustainability in construction and renovation for affordable housing. She is also involved in the Kenan Scholars program, Air Force ROTC, and student government.