Kate has been fly fishing since her father put a fly rod in her hand at six years old, and since then there has been no turning back. She grew up fishing the technical dry-fly waters of the Upper Delaware River in Pennsylvania and New York, which quickly became her home waters.

Kate in the Snow (ligthened)

A University of Scranton graduate, Kate pursued a professional career in the Philadelphia area for several years, before hearing the call of the mountains and moving to Montrose, Colorado. She currently works in operationsĀ for Ross ReelsĀ® and also serves as the Able Women coordinator. When not at the Ross factory, she can be found floating the Gunnison River or tossing dry flies down the riffles of the San Miguel.