In 2007, Kate was the recipient of the IVEY Award for Emerging Artist.
The IVEY Awards are an annual award show, celebrating Twin Cities' professional theater. Established in 2004, the non-nomination based awards serve to recognize outstanding achievements within the past theater season in direction, performance, design, etc.
In 2014, Kate was honored, along with the entire collaborative team of CABARET, with an IVEY Award for Overall Excellence. CABARET was directed by Peter Rothstein and was produced in partnership by Theatre Latte Da and the Hennepin Theatre Trust as part of the Broadway Re-imagined Series.
In 2016, Kate was honored with an Ivey Award for her set design for SWEENEY TODD, THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET. SWEENEY was directed by Peter Rothstein and was produced at the Ritz Theater by Theatre Latte Da.
Also in 2016, Kate was honored, along with the entire collaborative team of LE SWITCH, with an IVEY Award for Overall Excellence. LE SWITCH was directed by Jeremy Cohen and was produced by the Jungle Theater.