Katie Bailey

Creative Director

Katie develops content across all of our programs to push the work into the national conversation.

Katie Bailey is a content creator focused on visual storytelling as a means to effect change and catapult issues to the forefront of society. She uses photography, videography, graphics, design and other media to explain stories, convey emotions and educate all who are interested in the unique benefits of entrepreneurship for diverse communities.

After studying international politics and journalism at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Katie Bailey dove headfirst into news, telling stories as a visual journalist for newspapers in Michigan and North Carolina. She branched out as a freelancer, working on long-term documentary projects, consulting in marketing and teaching international photography workshops.

She joined the Brian Hamilton Foundation in 2018 and now develops content across all of its programs to push the work into the national conversation and deliver stories of successful entrepreneurship throughout the country.

“I didn’t know what an entrepreneur was but the[n] when Mr. Hamilton came to West Wilkes Middle School it changed my perspective on business careers.”

Caleb Huffman Student West Wilkes Middle School

Being a mentor… allows me to empower aspiring entrepreneurs with the business tools that they need to be successful in our society.

Monica Russell Mentor Inmates to Entrepreneurs

We believe that entrepreneurship unlocks the door to economic opportunity in the United States.

Margaret Froneberger Chief Executive Officer Brian Hamilton Foundation

Having your own company is for everyone, not just those born into privilege.

Brian Hamilton Founder Brian Hamilton Foundation