Kathy is a graduate of the University of Washington. Her work has been included in numerous shows: among them; the Bellevue Art Museum, Tacoma Art Museum, Whatcom Museum of History and Art, Prographica, and Blindfold Gallery. She has conducted Artist in Residencies through the Washington State Arts Commission and held adjunct faculty positions at Pacific Lutheran University, The Evergreen State College and South Puget Sound Community College. She is a recipient of an Artist Trust GAP award and has been selected for numerous commissions. She resides in Olympia, Washington.