Kate is committed to lifelong activity and enthusiastically instructs her PE classes. Kate earned a BS in Secondary Education, endorsement in English-Language Arts from the University of Portland. After teaching and coaching at the high school level for six years, Kate’s professional interest shifted to health and fitness. Kate joined ASB as the PE specialist in 2017 and teaches PE to PreK-8th grades. She uses goal-setting strategies to help students enhance their individual talents and communicates positively with students. Kate’s emphasis in PE is igniting a spark for movement throughout life in a fun, safe, respectful and encouraging environment.