Kathryn’s debut Foal Play won the Malice Domestic Competition for Best First Traditional Mystery Novel. Murder on the Hoof is the second book in the Colleen McCabe mystery series set on North Carolina’s Outer Banks. Neighing with Fire is a 2015 Library of Virginia Literary Award nominee and a Pacific Book Awards Finalist in Suspense. She is the Co-Executive Producer, Creator and Writer of the multi-award-winning online Western series Thurston. Her works have been seen at the American Globe Theatre, The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Flashpoint’s Mead Theatre Lab, The Source Theatre, The Theatre Lab and at play and film festivals across the country. She is the recipient of the Mary Marlin Fisher Playwriting Award, an American Association of University Women Educational Foundation playwriting grant, a Shubert Fellowship and an Individual Artist Award in Playwriting from the Maryland State Arts Council. She was twice named Faculty of the Year at Northern Virginia Community College. She holds a BA from Boston College, an MA from Hofstra University, an MA from Loyola University Maryland and an MFA from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Drama.  She is a member of The Dramatists Guild, Mystery Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America and Romance Writers of America. She lives in Virginia with her husband and their tabby rescue cat, Oscar.