Dr. Kate Biberdorf is a scientist and a chemistry professor at the University of Texas. She has a PhD in inorganic chemistry and has published her work in Catalysis Science & Technology. Her 6-book series for kids breaks down the image of the stereotypical scientist while reaching those who may be intimidated by science. She has appeared on the Today Show, the Wendy Williams Show, and the Late Show with Stephen Colbert. She lives in Austin TX with her family.