Kate is a teacher and continual student of the arts. She graduated with a degree in theatre and film from the University of Notre Dame and will graduate with her Masters in Science in Education from Concordia. Prior to teaching, Kate worked as a documentary television producer for cable networks, including A&E, ID and CNBC. She is also the former Editor in Chief of Military Spouse magazine and the Program Manager of the Military Spouse of the Year awards, held annually in Washington DC.