Kate was born and raised in Wisconsin, met Waldorf Education in Los Angeles, was trained and taught at the Chicago Waldorf School, then continued Waldorf training and teaching in Dornach, Switzerland and Berlin, Germany. She spent several years as a teacher and administrator at Waldorf schools in New Hampshire and New York before returning to Wisconsin and co-founding the Tamarack Waldorf High School in Milwaukee. There she served as humanities and arts faculty before moving with her family to the D.C. area in 2019 and joining WWS as a lower school class teacher.
- BFA, California Institute of the Arts
- Waldorf High School Training, Center for Anthroposophy and Waldorf HS Teacher Education Program (Sacramento)
- Waldorf Grades Training, Arcturus Rudolf Steiner Education Program and Seminar for Waldorf Pedagogy (Berlin)