Katherine Kuzma-Beck has been writing professionally since 2005. Her work has appeared in "Earth from Above," an international art exhibition and in "Honore Daumier et la Maison Aubert," an exhibition at the Zimmerli Art Museum. In various online publications including Livestrong, USA Today, Thought Catalog and Popwrapped and in print publications such as the Myriad Arts and Literary Magazine. Kuzma-Beck also maintained a web column reviewing art books for Suite101.com from 2009 to 2012, having later been promoted to an editorship for art books and classical art history from 2011 to 2012. She is the author of the popular horror blog turned novel, Miss Burton's Class The First Year: Tales of a Fifth Grade Teacher Turned Zombie Survivalist. She is currently employed as a Language Arts teacher.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts in art history and journalism and media studies from Rutgers University, and teaching licenses in elementary, middle and secondary education and English literature from Kean University. She holds a Master of Arts degree from Southern New Hampshire University in English literature and creative writing.