Kat Allie is a practicing artist and has been a vital part of the Springfield arts community since 2006. She is the Department Chair of Fine Arts and Humanities for Ozarks Technical Community College, including serving as the manager for the OTC Fine Art Galleries. She has been an Obelisk Home artist since 2010, serves as a Board Member for the SRAC and is part of the First Friday Art Walk committee, and her work can be found in many public and private collections in the area. Kat’s work has also been exhibited nationally and internationally in Japan, has been published in three books, and she has received numerous awards for painting, photography, jewelry, mixed media, and printmaking. She loves creating, teaching, and inspiring students and viewers to IMAGINE.