Kati Richer is a certified dog trainer through Animal Behavior College. She has always had a strong love for animals and has been involved in the NYC dog community since moving here. Kati has been an apprentice trainer with the Kate Perry Dog Training Team, assisting at group classes and private sessions, since 2016. She is an active dog foster and has volunteered at local shelters in her spare time. Also a trained opera singer, Kati attended Carnegie Mellon University where she obtained her B.F.A. in Classical Vocal Performance and then continued to Mannes College in New York, NY where she received her Master of Music. Kati now lives in Manhattan where she works at The New York Times.