Katherine Burlake qualified as one of the first women Air Force Officers to attend the Air Force Navy Intelligence School and serve in the Vietnam War.

Living in Thailand, England, and Germany led her to the Department of State and Broadcasting Board of Governors reporting on embassy operations globally. She has traveled to over a 130 countries including Afghanistan and Iraq.

Katherine is published in the Macguffin, The Face of War: A Baghdad Woman. Her vast experiences plus her four years working at the U.S. Embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia bring in the trench experiences to her engaging novels.

Colorado is now her home.