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Katie Layman


Katie joined James Russell, PLLC in January 2017. As an Accounting Intern, her work ranges from office administration to assisting associates and managers with various projects and tasks. Katie is currently finishing the Associate in Business Degree at North Seattle College and is excited to be joining the Business School at University of Washington Bothell in January 2018, where she will major in Accounting. She is grateful for the opportunity working at the firm provides; not only is Katie able to put into practice what she is studying at school, she is also able to learn and grow as a young professional amongst a talented team of experienced CPAs.


  • University of Washington – Bachelors in Business Administration with focus on Accounting (currently pursuing)
  • North Seattle College – Associate in Business
  • Adam Smith College (Kirkcaldy, Scotland) – Higher National Diploma


Katie is originally from London, England but attended high school and college in Scotland. After graduating college, she enjoyed traveling and working for a major cruise line sailing out of Florida. Katie and her husband moved to Seattle in 2014 and are happy to call the Pacific Northwest home. Katie is an avid reader and in her spare time can be found with her nose in a book. She also loves hiking in the woods with her 2 dogs Max & Teddy and skiing in the Cascades during the Winter.