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Kate Hayes
Works at Arrow Electronics
Attended Missouri Baptist University
Lives in Boston, MA
About
Story
Tagline
Global marketing for Fortune 200 company; B2B content developer; blogger; author; former TV news journalist
Introduction

Social media strategist and content developer for Fortune 200 B2B company by day + Mommy blogger and children’s book author by night = Two very different lives for one multitasking, multifaceted writer! Still trying to figure out how to define myself – or if I even have to. Midwestern girl from St. Louis learning how to navigate Boston. Former TV news journalist with a passion for great storytelling. Owner of two funny little kids, one super smart scientist hubby, and a dog who is perpetually plotting her escape. Survivor of miscarriage and divorce. LOVER of Jesus, family, children's books, creative people, travel, running, and Starbucks. My blog: www.adventuresinparenting.me. My website: www.authorkatehayes.com.

Bragging rights
First picture book, “All About Poop” to be released by Pinwheel Books (www.pinwheelbooks.com) in summer 2012. One of the 2011 BlogHer Voices of the Year in Humor. Winner of Scholastic Parent & Child Magazine's 2010 Parent Blogger Awards. Writing and videos have been featured on sites including The Huffington Post, Gothamist, Mamapedia, BlogHer, and GalTime. Blog featured on home page of Scholastic Parent & Child Plus iPad app. Winner of Silver Dome Award from Illinois Broadcasters Association for Best Hard News Story, 2003. Illinois Broadcasters Association - 2nd place, Best Hard News Story, 2004. Member of Boston Parent Bloggers, Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators.
Education
  • Missouri Baptist University
    Communications & English, 1996 - 2000
Basic Information
Gender
Female
Other names
Katie Clausen, Kate Scott
Work
Occupation
B2B Marketing, Social Media Strategy, Content development, Copywriting
Employment
  • Arrow Electronics
    Global Marketing Team, 2010 - present
  • SSM Health Care
    Public Relations & Marketing Manager, 2007 - 2010
  • KFVS 12
    TV News Anchor/ Reporter, 2001 - 2005
  • WHLT-TV
    TV News Reporter/ Fill-in Anchor, 2000 - 2001
  • Southeast Missouri State University
    Admissions Counselor, 2006 - 2007
  • KFAV 99.9 FM/ KWRE 730 AM
    On-air personality/ Weekend news anchor, 1999 - 2000
Places
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Currently
Boston, MA
Previously
St. Louis, MO - Cape Girardeau, MO - Hattiesburg, MS - O'Fallon, MO