Katherine Gregory is a trans-disciplinary scholar with 15 years of research and social marketing experience. Currently she is the qualitative data analysis and survey design lead for New York University (NYU). Before joining NYU, she spent over five years at the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene as its media evaluation researcher where she oversaw concept testing and evaluation of health media campaigns and provided social marketing and public communication outreach strategies for departmental clients. She has taught in several disciplinary programs at universities in the United States. Her book, The Everyday Lives of Sex Workers in the Netherlands (Routledge, 2005), addresses working conditions, cultural practices, and social agency of transgendered and migrant sex workers.

Katherine has earned two master's degrees, one from Boston College and one from S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication at Syracuse University. In addition, she has obtained a doctorate in sociology from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, also at Syracuse University.