Katie VanBerschot

Vice President of Membership
Northern Trust
Relationship Manager


Katie has over 14 years of experience in the banking industry and is currently a Relationship Manager Northern Trust’s Commercial Real Estate Group, focusing on providing acquisition, bridge, and term loans for commercial real estate properties across the country for Northern Trust clients and prospects.  Through her career she’s understood the importance of networking and the impact it has on careers. Professional relationships create opportunities for connections, market information and outlets for sounding off about career challenges. Connecting people is something she enjoys and would like to expand with REFF.


Favorite Aspects of REFF
Katie has found REFF to be a wonderful organization and as VP of Membership she is honored to have the opportunity to help the women of REFF make connections and further their networking.

REFF Responsibilities
As REFF’s VP of Membership, Katie is responsible for maintaining membership records, recruiting new and prospective members, and assisting with planning the annual REFF Membership Party.