Kate Rockefeller received her B.A. in Art History fro Earlham College, where she first became interested in working in informal education. She has worked for the past 5 years in the youth development field in many different positions. She has worked as an education outreach specialist in a natural history museum, a summer arts program director, an environmental education field teacher, an early-childhood caregiver, and as a children's ski instructor. She is excited to find herself as the Americorps VISTA member serving with the UAN to expand the capacity and quality of STEM programming in the state of Utah.