Katherine is a documentary storyteller and content strategist with full-time work experience in end-to-end filmmaking. She prides herself on balancing big picture visioning with hard-skill sets in videography, editing, photography and operations. As a storyteller, Katherine is passionate about using her skills in videography and photography to foster empathy, bridge divides and create lasting impact, and her projects often reflect that. She has a deep interest in environmental issues and sustainability and believes the key to creating environmental change is through storytelling. As a creative strategist, Katherine enjoys developing purpose-driven content ideas and making those concepts come to life.
In her most recent role, Katherine served as a Sr. Content Producer at The Future Project (TFP), a national nonprofit focused on youth empowerment. Katherine worked directly with the VP, Movement and Creative Director as the lead for all video and photo content. She played a pivotal role in creating content for TFP’s digital footprint and developing a brand voice in collaboration with the Marketing/Communications team. There, she launched a series of storytelling initiatives that raised organizational visibility and elevated fundraising efforts. This included short documentary profiles, brand-centric promotional videos, grant/ investor specific film projects and social media content. She also produced brand-aligned video and social content with corporate partners, including Tapestry and Coach.
Alongside her work with The Future Project, Katherine has held various freelance roles as Photographer, Videographer and Editor. Her work has been featured at the BlackStar Film Festival in Philadelphia, PA and the Beacon Film Festival in New York. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Marymount Manhattan College in Communication Arts and Creative Media with a minor in Environmental Studies and currently resides in Brooklyn, NY.
Outside of work, Katherine maintains her love for creation, pursuing her interests in interior design, woodworking, gardening, collaging, and any type of DIY craft project.
Senior member of the Marketing & Communications Team, responsible for end-to-end video and photo production across online and social platforms for storytelling initiatives, social media campaigns, and donor relations, that successfully raised organizational visibility and kickstarted major fundraising for The Future Project, a national youth empowerment and leadership organization, (~$12.5M annual budget).
Key member of the American Youth Foundation’s seasonal leadership team, managing off-site operations and logistics for a camp community of 500+ children and 80+ staff (~50k, annual budget).