As an undergrad at Yale, Kate appeared in APDA national finals in 2012, the North American finals in 2011, and the US British Parliamentary national finals in 2011 and 2012. She was also top speaker at APDA nationals in 2012 and Northams in 2011 and 2012. Kate moved to Stanford for law school and began coaching SDS. She graduated in 2015, moved to Washington D.C. for a year for a judicial clerkship, and has now returned to a job at a law firm in the area. Kate coaches SDS novices during the fall quarter.