Katharine Mott Münger, great-great granddaughter of John R Mott
Katharinewas born and raised in Santa Cruz, California. She is the great-great granddaughter of John R. Mott, a long serving leader of the YMCA, on her maternal side. Her paternal great uncle, a Swiss clergyman Hans Heinrich Münger, had the opportunity to meet John R. Mott as a young man when JRM was giving a talk for the World Council of Churches in Switzerland.
She is a current junior at Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota, studying Computer Science and Studio Art. She has spent part of every summer with extended family at the John R. Mott property north of Montreal, QC. In the spirit of international peace promotion and community development she has been involved with the Rotary Club, specifically as a Rotary Youth Exchange Ambassador to Buenos Aires, Argentina in 2016-2017.