From Toronto and originally trained as an interior designer, Katie spent four years as a draftsperson on several feature films in Canada. She then embarked on a formal film education at the National Film & Television School in the UK. Choosing to remain in the UK, she worked alongside designer Michael Howells on several film, theatre and fashion projects.


In 2006 Katie was featured in Screen International Magazine's, "The Stars of Tomorrow, Introducing the Class of 2006" as Production Designer to watch.


She art directed several productions for designer Alison Dominitz which include, '4 Minutes' Madonna & Justin Timberlake music video and the award winning Channel 4 Trilogy 'Red Riding 1983'. 


Katie continues to build her portfolio designing & art directing for Film, Television, Commercials & Music Videos.