Kate is a writer and senior communications strategist living in Brooklyn with her cat and a few plants that are always close to death.

Currently the senior communications director at Kickstarter, she has also managed communications strategy for the Center for Reproductive Rights and the First Lady of New York City. When she’s not watching every murder documentary ever made, she writes about fat positivity and dabbles in embroidery instead of sleeping.

Kate is a senior communications professional with over 15 years of experience executing strategic plans and comprehensive communications campaigns across nonprofit, legal, political, private and public sectors.

Kate also serves as a board member for Whole Woman’s Health Alliance, a nonprofit organization dedicated to shifting abortion stigma and providing quality abortion care to people who need it most. 

Kate has published personal essays and op-eds in national media outlets, including NBC, Refinery29, Allure, and Medium. You can see more writing here.

She lives in Brooklyn with her cat Baxter and can be found sharing opinions and animal photos on Twitter and Instagram.