Katherine Segal Frekko ’95
Director, Segal Family Foundation
Lake Forest, IL
Years of Service: 2019–2024
A former corporate attorney, Katherine Segal Frekko previously worked at Winston & Strawn LLP in Washington, D.C. She now focuses her time on a variety of nonprofit activities, including serving on The Woman’s Board of Rush University Medical Center, Northwestern University Women’s Board, and Lake Forest Open Lands Association. In addition, Katie serves as a Director of the Segal Family Foundation. Katie also volunteers her time with the Lake Forest Academy Parents Association, Thrive Scholars, and as a Schuler Scholar College Connections Mentor supporting first-generation to college students.
Katie has volunteered with the Bates Alumni in Admissions program since 1995 and served as a Class of ’95 Lead Agent from graduation until 2015. She has also co-chaired the reunion gift committee for each of her reunions and has previously served on the Alumni Council.
At Bates, Katie majored in Political Science and did a secondary concentration in French. She was a four-year member and co-captain of the indoor and outdoor track teams. She earned a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center. She lives in Lake Forest, Illinois with her husband, Matt, and their three children.