Faculty & Staff Profile
Kate Ferguson’s love of wild places began while growing up with her dogs and horses roaming the woods and fields of Massachusetts. She moved to Utah in 1988, drawn by skiing and the lure of the West. She has worked as a children’s bookseller and a nurse in a newborn intensive care unit, and has raised a puppy for Canine Companions for Independence. She holds an MFA in writing for children from Vermont College of Fine Arts. She has three children and lives in Salt Lake City with her husband.