Kate Ertmann is a businesswoman, seasoned speaker, thought leader and a charitable advocate. A child actor for kid's television programming and commercials, she renounced her Hollywood hopes in favor of a telecommunications degree from Ohio University.
In the course of her career, she produced the independent feature film "Pop", is one of the founders of the Portland chapter of Women in Animation, and is an active member of many industry organizations. She is a board member of the Portland Rotary Club and also serves on the board of Bradley Angle, the oldest domestic violence services organization on the west coast.
Kate became a partner at ADi in 2000, and in 2008, became sole owner of Animation Dynamics, leading the company to produce innovative animation for a myriad of clients, and a variety of marketing, advertising, educational and training needs.
Her favorite food is buttered popcorn.