Katie Kester is a film and theater producer and director based out of Portland, Oregon. She has created and produced shows in New York City at The Upright Citizens Brigade, as well as a comedy sketch television show in Portland, OR. For both of these shows she curated and managed a team of writers, oversaw the writer’s room process, and directed each show. During her time as an actress in NYC, she has been featured in several web series', digital shorts, and appeared in regional theater and Off-Broadway productions. She holds over 14 years of experience in the entertainment industry and she is passionate and devoted to producing original content spanning from TV, film, podcasts and theater.