Kate Bladow is an independent consultant and social entrepreneur who helps nonprofit organizations use technology to deliver client services. Previously, Kate worked for Pro Bono Net, where she helped access-to-justice communities develop LawHelp Interactive document assembly projects, and for Montana Legal Services Association, where she helped to launch MontanaLawHelp.org, a legal information website for the public, and MontanaProBono.net, a website that supports legal aid and pro bono lawyers.

Kate grew up in Mayville, North Dakota and graduated from North Dakota State University with a degree in Computer Science and Mathematics. She now lives in Baltimore, where she coordinates the Baltimore NetSquared meetings, blogs about technology innovations, and misses snow.