Simone Kitchen was born and raised in the Yukon. When she was 20 years old, she moved to New York City to study acting and theatre at Atlantic Acting School. One year into the program she decided to switched her field of study to broadcast journalism, and moved to Toronto, Ontario. She is currently in her final semester of the Broadcast Journalism diploma program at Seneca College. Simone is passionate about long form story telling, and is pursuing a career as a theatre artist and documentary filmmaker.