Kate is a graduate of the University of Virginia's Graduate School of Education, where she received her M.A.T. with a certification in English at the secondary level. She also received her B.A. in English and Russian Language and Literature from U.Va. Kate is a middle school English teacher in Fairfax County and is currently working to become a Google Certified Educator.

This is Kate's fifth year with Fairfax Collegiate. She has mainly taught math, writing, and test prep classes in previous summers. This spring, she taught with Fairfax Collegiate Online, and she is thrilled to serve as the Test Prep Department Head for Fairfax Collegiate Online this summer.

Katherine Motsko