About Kate T. Parker
Photographer whose "Strong is the New Pretty" series of empowering depictions of young women won widespread praise and led to the publishing of a 2017 book of the same name. Her series has led to collaborations with brands like Oxygen, Athleta and Kellogg's.
She graduated from Wake Forest University with a B.A. in Field Of Study Communication and Media Studies in 1998. She was a collegiate soccer player.
She has been a marathon runner and Ironman competitor.
She married a man named Mike, with whom she has daughters.
Her work has been embraced by Amy Poehler's Smart Girls organization.