Kate graduated with dual Bachelor’s degrees in Exercise Science and Physical Education from the University of Mount Union in Alliance, Ohio. Kate has worked in fitness management where she has been a wellness program developer for children, teens and adults. In fitness, she has served as a personal trainer through the America College of Sports Medicine, a certified Performance Enhancement Specialist (XPS) and certified Fitness Specialist (XFS)through EXOS. Kate also serves as a certified SpeedoFit instructor, certified Kettlebell Cardio Instructor in addition to teaching a variety of group exercise classes. In aquatics she has served as a swim instructor, swim coach and a certified pool operator through the National Swimming Pool Foundation.