Photos by Anthony Jinson

Kate Gray is an assistant professor of graphic design at Stephens College, where she has been teaching since 2007. Originally from Texas, _E3Y6893_strongKate has her degree in advertising art and spent over 10 years in New Mexico before moving to Missouri. Since her first day at Stephens College, Kate has truly been an inspiration to her students.

 

What are five things that inspire you?

Art, design, learning and good wine with interesting people

 

What are your favorite outdoor activities? Bike riding, walking, skiing and Tai Chi

 

Describe yourself in one word: Brilliant

 

 

 

 

 

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Kate and her mother

 

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Kate and some of her students from Stephens College

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