Katie Mertz is the Director of Pro Bono and Public Service at Marquette University Law School. In this role, she works with law students and lawyers to advance pro bono initiatives in the legal profession and increase access to justice for the Milwaukee community. Katie earned her J.D. at Marquette Law School, where she was inducted into the Posner Pro Bono Society for her work with the Marquette Volunteer Legal Clinics and the Marquette Legal Initiative for Non-Profit Corporations. Katie earned her B.A. at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.