Kacie graduated from Carroll College in 2001 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting and Business Administration, with an emphasis in Finance and Management. She served in public accounting for 16 years, specializing in non-profit and governmental auditing and tax, before going into the private sector. Kacie has been the Controller at Montana Community Foundation since September 2016. Kacie served as Treasurer of the Idaho Panhandle Kiwanis Club and as a member and Chair of the Audit Committee for Girl Scouts Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho. She is currently Treasurer on the Helena Area Habitat for Humanity Board.