Kat Smith, Eagle Clan of the Tsimshian tribe out of Metlakatla, AK, comes from an in depth background of the performing arts. By the time she was getting her Bachelor’s Degree in Theater under the Study of Dr. Terry Converse, Directing for the Stage, she had already studied Strasberg’s technique, Improv and produced over 60 shorts for her High School television production, TJTV (Thomas Jefferson High School), led by a Mr. Dave Abrahamson. She comes from an impoverished background that has inspired her ambitions and profoundly impactful life experiences that fuel her creativity. An actress through and through, she is expanding her creative abilities into writing, feeding her ambition to be a creator. In recent years, she has come to realize how much of a part she wants to play in expanding opportunity to those who otherwise would not have it.