Kate Macdonald was born and raised in Halifax. Kate is proudly African Nova Scotian. She studied Performance Acting at Ryerson University in Toronto, ON. At the end of 2016 with the political climate swiftly changing around her she new her reaction had to be radical. Out of this desire to make change she Founded and Co Created The Magic Project, which focuses on bringing marginalized brilliance to the forefront of social media using the arts.
Kate is also a Community Facilitator and Youth Programmer. She hopes to continue creating workshops, holding space for community discussions and empowering youth through celebration. Kate currently works as the Branch Manager at the North Branch Library.