Kat Held is a 29-year-old from Warwick, Rhode Island who became interested in yachting after a summer of recreation sailing. After several years working as an assistant in a psychiatrist office, she grew restless and wanted to discover more of what the outside world had to offer.
One day, after watching the yachts come in and out of Newport, Rhode Island. Kat picked up a book on how to become a steward, and transformed that into her first job as a yacht stewardess in Miami, Florida.
A self-described "jokester," Kat likes to be the life of the party and always has a list of social events to attend.