• Kate Moore’s passion is literacy, and she serves as a mentor teacher and staff developer throughout the greater Bay Area. Kate served three terms as the City of San Ramon’s Poet Laureate (2012-2018); she also teaches poetry writing workshops and is currently working on a poetry memoir. Kate holds a Doctorate in Educational Leadership for Social Justice from California State University, and she continues to promote poetry as a tool for transformation and healing. Her poetry chapbook, Avians of Mourning, was released in 2020 and her middle grade novel, Elinormal, will be published in early 2022.