Kate Michael (@theauthentikate) is a Writer, Emcee, On-Camera Host and Fashion/Commercial Model based in NYC.

Notable as a competitor in the Miss America pageant in 2007 (serving as Miss District of Columbia), Kate currently works as a professional lifestyle spokesperson and model. In addition to walking the runway for such fashion industry icons as Oscar de la Renta and Zac Posen, Kate is a luxury lifestyle Editor for websites Pursuitist and K Street Magazine, and a regular contributor to WomensHealth.com.

Her media portfolio includes a spread in Elle magazine and features on Inside Edition, Fox, NBC, and BBC World News’ “The Real Cities” series as well as frequent appearances showcasing technology and health products on BestBuy.com.