As the Project Assistant for Simple Interactions, Kate creates and designs innovative marketing materials, and artistically enhances program materials for electronic and print media for the Simple Interactions Project and the Fred Rogers Center. Her responsibilities at the Center include creating illustrations, web design, animation, video editing, film, equipment management and photography. A graduate of Saint Vincent College, she holds a B.A. in both Graphic Design, and Communications – Public Relations and Advertising. She has gained a wide range of design experience through her schooling and past internships such as the UPMC Summer Associates Program for Creative Services.