- Graphics and Communications Specialist
Kate works with faculty and staff across Penn State to design and produce graphics for large-scale and strategic grant proposals. She also assists with the technical editing of grant proposals, maintains the SIRO website and helps compile data tables for training grants.
Kate has worked at SIRO since 2014, when she moved to Pennsylvania from Colorado with her husband. She has diverse experience in marketing, outreach, graphic design, grant writing, and public and media relations with state government, nonprofit organizations and now, Penn State. She earned her bachelor’s degree in journalism with a minor in geography in 2010 from Indiana University at Indianapolis (IUPUI). Outside of work, Kate enjoys spending time with her husband and son; hiking, fishing, canoeing, traveling, and watching college sports.