Katherine C. Almirañez,formerly Kat Chua, is a New York based multidisciplinary storyteller. Recently, to honor the 3 women who raised her, she has taken their last name of “Almirañez.” Born in the Philippines, she was brought to New York City at the age of eight. The foundation of her humor and curiosity is founded in the teachings and tales of her grandparents, Lolo Robert & Lola Ester, and her great-aunts affectionately called Tita Chit and Mama NingNing.

“I stand on the shoulders of (grandmother) giants.”

Contact: kat@katchua.com