Director/Producer • Scout Hill Productions
A creative instigator with a passion for compelling stories, Kate Dandel is an award-winning writer, producer, director and consultant. She was a recipient of 2016 SIFF/Aegis Living $50,000 Filmmaking Grant & a 2015 King County 4Culture Grant. She has also won numerous fiction-writing awards.
Prior to focusing on writing and filmmaking, Kate worked for over ten years in marketing and consulting, serving a diverse slate of clients ranging from national healthcare systems, Fortune 500 companies, and regional nonprofit organizations. She holds a BA from the University of Notre Dame and an MPA and a BS in Psychology from the University of Washington. In addition to handling the direction, production, public relations, finance, logistics and events for GOLD BALLS, she managed a successful Kickstarter campaign and coordinated the distribution of the film. GOLD BALLS is her first film.