Kate is originally from Wisconsin where she grew up showing and raising American Saddlebreds. She became a large animal technician for a mixed large animal practice; working on horses, dairy cows, goats, sheep, and even llamas. She moved to Las Vegas in 2006 to work at an Equine Surgical Facility. She moved to Colorado in 2008 with her brother and her husband.
Kate attended Front Range Community College to officially get her certification as a veterinary technician. She graduated in April 2011. She joined the Alpenglow team in December of 2009 as a receptionist and now a technician.
Kate lives with her husband Scott, and two little children Grace and Jackson. Her four-legged family consists of 2 dogs (Kaiser and Cheyenne), 1 cat (Snickers), and a tortoise named Shrek.