Kate McGee, KUT News

Kate is the education reporter at KUT, covering the Austin Independent School District, local public education, higher education, and some business and healthcare. Born in New York City and raised in Brooklyn and New Jersey, Kate got her public radio start at Fordham University's WFUV, where she is a proud graduate. Her voice has been heard on the East and West coasts as a reporter and producer for WNYC and KUNR in Reno, Nevada.

Kate has won two Gracie Allen awards and a national Society of Professional Journalists award. Her work has also appeared on NPR's Morning Edition.  In her spare time, Kate enjoys discovering new music, traveling and trying local beers.