An Author/Illustrator with a background in Communication, Education and Theater, whose personal experience parenting a child with Autism as well as a child without has led her to create stories to help children navigate their complex emotions while teaching them to celebrate the uniqueness of themselves.
Kate has a degree from Keystone College in Communications as well as an Elementary Education Certification for K-6.
She studied Theater at Mansfield University. For her professional development, was grateful to have received training in Effective Leadership and Communication skills from some of the best in their fields at Lehigh University's Iacocca Institute.
She lives for both the quiet moments and those filled with raucous laughter. She also indulges in too much coffee and chocolate while living in Carbondale, Pennsylvania with her husband, two beautiful children and her cat, Mrs. Norris.