Kate has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism from the University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines. She also was half way through completing her MDIV in Missions from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary when she married Rev. Ken Crummitt in 1998.
Kate has served in the ministry since she was a teen. She was a Youth Leader, Camp Counselor, Missionary in her home church. She was an Editorial Staff of Evangelicals Today of the Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches. She then became the Communications Director for Asia Pacific Campus Challenge, a counterpart Chi Alpha Ministries in Manila before coming to the USA in 1995. She was a Baptist Student Union Chaplain for George Washington University in Washington DC , 2000-2002.
Kate was called into the ministry in 1989 when God laid a burden in her heart to reach the lost thru missions work. God has provided her with many opportunities to grow and work in many cross-cultural situations. She is deeply passionate about sharing the gospel and pouring her life in discipleship of others so that they too will experience 1 John 1:3-4. Kate and Kenny are blessed with two beautiful daughters whom they are privileged to homeschool.