Kathrine Kiersted was born and raised in Houston. She is currently a rising sophomore at Wake Forest University, where she plans on majoring in Communication and Psychology with a minor in entrepreneurship. For high school, she attended the Lawrenceville School, which is a boarding school in Lawrenceville, NJ. She is interested in pursuing a career in public relations or marketing, but has always had a passion for reading, writing, and media In high school, she wrote for her school newspaper and produced segments for the video news organization on campus. In college, she continued to foster her love of writing by participating in Wake Forest’s chapter of Her Campus, which is a national publication for young women. She is now the marketing director of her school’s chapter. Additionally, Kathrine grew up dancing both competitively and non-competitively, and she is now a member of the Wake Forest Dance Company. She has an eye for fashion, loves trying new restaurants, and enjoys photography.