A lifelong theatre enthusiast, Katherine co-facilitated a five-week theatre workshop in Travis County Correctional Facility (Del Valle, Texas) with women inmates. Inspired by the project, Katherine founded Conspire Theatre in 2009 to continue to work with incarcerated and marginalized women. Conspire Theater provides a healing and empowering experience through the arts. Katherine teaches theater arts, creative writing, team-building and interpersonal relationship skills to more than 60 women at jails throughout Central Texas annually.
About Women and Girls Lead:
Women and Girls Lead is a multi-year public media initiative to focus, educate, and connect citizens worldwide in support of the issues facing women and girls. Combining independent documentary film, television, new media, and global outreach partnerships, Women and Girls Lead amplifies the voices of women and girls acting as leaders, expands understanding of gender equity, and engages an international network of citizens and organizations to act locally and reach out globally.