Katie Waterson founded The Kid and the Kale in 2012 after falling in love with the process of making fresh, flavorful baby food for her son, Thomas. And as a full-time professional in strategy and innovation, Katie understands what it takes to meet the multi-faceted needs of today’s busy parents. Katie has more than 15 years experience creating new brands and products for both for-profit and non-profit businesses, including L’Oreal, Procter & Gamble, Home Depot and Lowe’s. Katie holds an M.B.A. from The George Washington University and a B.S. in Broadcast Journalism from The University of Missouri. She lives in Capitol Hill with her family.