Katie Hodge is a kindergarten teacher at the Academy. She grew up in Hazel Green and attended the University of Alabama in Huntsville where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary/Middle School Education. She taught sixth-eighth grade English/Language Arts in the Madison County Schools and then taught first grade for seven years. She and her husband, Trey, have two sons Zane and Max. She and her family enjoy spending a lot of time at fields, gyms and ice rinks watching the boys play baseball, football, basketball and hockey. She enjoys Alabama football and Braves baseball. She enjoys reading, working out and crafting to relax. She attends Rivertree Church. Her favorite Bible verse is Philippians 4:13.