Meet LearnWPT Instructor…
Katie Stone has been playing professionally for over 15 years using her extensive background and success in chess to build her career both online and live. Prior to Black Friday Katie successfully transitioned to a full time online tournament player. Her trophy case includes 2 WSOP Circuit rings and over $1 million dollars in online cashes. She is currently a staple on the live poker circuit and is a Team Pro for one of the leading online poker sites in the United States, partypoker US Network. Katie is a true grinder and student of the game as well as a dynamic advocate for growing the game of poker to a wider audience.
Before becoming a professional poker player, Katie's multi-generational chess lineage and chess activities throughout childhood and into college inspired her to organize chess camps for children. Within 5 years her vision led USA Chess to become the premier chess camp organization for children, holding summer chess camps in more than 100 U.S. cities. Katie is a champion for women in poker helping to elevate the participation and enjoyment for women in the game. When not playing poker, Katie enjoys spending time with her husband and son.
Katie’s desire to be one of the best poker players in the world coupled with unique insights into the life of a Professional player make her a huge asset for LearnWPT Members.
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