Kate is Futures and Options' Mentorship Program Coordinator. In partnership with NYACH, she develops and implements the Ready for Healthcare Initiative Mentorship Program, which will pair working healthcare professionals and college/graduate/post-grad healthcare students with high school students interested in healthcare careers. Kate joined F+O in April 2019, as an Assistant Program Coordinator. Previously, she served as a Lead English Teacher and School Coordinator with Helping Overcome Obstacles Peru, an NGO in Arequipa, Peru. She also worked with Juno Inc, developing and facilitating training and onboarding for new drivers, and with Apple, as a Mentor and training facilitator, and store admin.
Kate holds a BA from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she double majored in Dramatic Arts and Communication Studies. She also spent two years training in the professional conservatory at Atlantic Theater Company's acting school, and continues to work and audition as an actor. Kate is thrilled to combine her interest in youth development, background in training and facilitation, and genuine passion for people and creating greater equity in opportunities, in her work with Futures and Options.