Kate is a Maryland native but has been residing in Durham, North Carolina for the last 20 years. A long time teacher, she has been teaching GED classes at Achievement Academy of Durham for the last six years. Most recently she has been teaching Language Arts and Social Studies but has taught Science and Math as well.
Kate left her teaching job at the end of May 2017 to spend a year traveling across the United States in the same Jeep Liberty. She will be doing some online teaching and consulting, reading lots of books, enjoying the outdoors, and maintaining a blog about the adventures she and Francis are having.