Katie is one of the original co-founders of Ultimate Planet, Planet London, Planet Brighton, Planet Publishing and Planet PRomo. Katie is former editor for all the Planet websites (2011-2015), and contributed hundreds of articles for the LBQ community including book & film reviews, celebrity interviews, opinion pieces and features.
Katie's latest project is the quirky podcast 'Inspector Detective On Chan Tay; which she co-wrote and co-performed alongside Sally McFerran (available on the Lesbian Lounge Podcast channel). She is currently writing her first novel and has just released her poetry collection 'The Nature of Fragments', and was recently published in the charity short story anthology 'L Is For...' and will be publishing in the upcoming Manifest: New Writing from Warwick anthology. Katie is the creator and screenwriter of the first London LBQ webseries 'She's in London' which is available to watch at www.shes-in-london.com. Katie is the 2015 Ultimate Planet Awards journalist of the year and 'She's in London' is the 2015 Ultimate Planet Awards webseries of the year.
Katie has a long history of being active in the LGBT community as a volunteer, starting when she was a befriender to people coming out at university, and running her uni LGBT society. She ran a social group for lesbians when she lived in Plymouth called Plymouth WEST. Katie has also spent time volunteering for London Raiders Softball Club and co-organising the massive Raiders bowling league. Katie’s work background is charity communications and publishing. In her day job Katie is a Project and Communications Manager at a young people's mental health charity.
Interests: softball, cinema, bowling, writing, netball.