Kathryn Nelson grew up in Northern California and attended California State University, Chico where she obtained her Bachelor's degree in Political Science, with an emphasis in Legal Studies. Kathryn went on to attend University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento where she graduated with her Juris Doctor and a Certificate in Taxation. After successfully passing the California Bar exam, Kathryn worked at an Estate Planning and Probate Firm in Midtown, Sacramento, where she became the lead attorney in the Trust Administration/Probate Department, solely responsible for the settlement of trusts and estates.
Kathryn lives in Tahoe Park. When out of the office, she enjoys playing softball, practicing yoga, and spending time with her son, Aiden.