Katharine has degrees in Natural Health Consultation, Veterinary Assistance and Reiki Mastership (since 1996). She grew up studying herbs and natural healing with her grandmother, a medicine woman and midwife. She has taught Holistic Health classes and meditation for the Dona Ana branch of New Mexico State University, was director of Master Peace Zen Center for 4 years. Katharine has ridden Dressage and Evented since her childhood. She has written hundreds of articles for national magazines since the '70's.