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Kate Buckner (She/her)


Currently living in

Austin, Texas, US

Work Preferences


Open to roles

Long Term Employee

Skills and Strengths

My Neuro-exceptional talent

I have a strong attention to detail and am energized by organization, accuracy, and technical problem-solving. I have empathy for others and value work that helps colleagues succeed, such as updating documentation, improving processes, and mentoring and onboarding.

Technical Skills

Top 5 Soft Skills

Active ListeningWorking AutonomouslyStructureLogical ReasoningAttention to Detail

Inclusion Essentials


Frequent interview breaksEmail / calendar organizationTask managementFlexible scheduleExtra time off for appointmentsNoise-cancelling headphonesQuiet / individual workspacesSupport with advocating1:1s with the team

Environments I'm comfortable with

Driving a vehicle
Interaction with the public
Heavy lifting
Bright or blinking lights
Loud noises
Outdoors or places with strong smells
Standing for long periods
Uniforms (hard hat, hair net, etc.)
Working with animals
Working with food
Variable temperatures

I have 2+ years of remote work experience and would prefer to continue working from home. A hybrid role with 1-2 days per week in office maximum is a possibility.

Education and Credentials

Attended for 1 year or less from 2015 to 2015

Launch Academy

Workforce Training

Attended for 3 years from 2009 to 2012

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Master's degree - Product Development

Attended for 4 years from 2003 to 2007

Cornell University

Bachelor's degree - Fashion/Apparel Design