Katharina studied ethnology and sociology at the LMU Munich. She is currently in the final stages of her Master's degree in Cultural Management at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna. She has already worked in production at the Seriencamp and the Spielart Theatre Festival, among others. She has been leading the festival team at DOK.fest München since 2021. In addition to her studies, Katharina also works as an independent organiser.