Kat Threlkeld holds a Bachelor of Fine Art in film and video from OCAD University. In addition she has completed a practicum in Documentary Filmmaking at Seneca's college's Documentary Filmmaking Institute where she won the Allan King award for "Best Documentary" in her class in 2011. She has also studied Special effects and beauty Make-up for film and television at Ryerson University and designed the creature for her first short horror film Seiren.
Other credits include the short films: Astrid (2009) and Extinction (2010) of which she wrote, directed, produced and starred in.
Kat is also an actress, photographer and visual artist.