Katherine has both an MBA in Entertainment Business and BA in English. With both a creative and business education, her main interests are in marketing, business development, brand development, and brand management, but she also has a strong knowledge of development and production for film + tv. She especially has a passion for brands involved with children/family entertainment and animation.
Currently, Katherine is working as the Executive Assistant to SVP Franchise Creative, Animated Films at NBCUniversal, whose team handles creative brand design and strategy for feature film franchises from DreamWorks Animation and Illumination Entertainment, such as ‘Minions’, ‘Despicable Me’, ‘How to Train Your Dragon’, ‘Shrek’, and ‘Trolls’. In the past, Katherine has interned with Paramount Pictures, the Jim Henson Company, The Hollywood Reporter, and APA Agency.