Born and raised in the Philippines, Kaye came to the U.S. to pursue a B.A. in Creative Writing from Hamilton College in upstate New York. Since graduating with honors in 2015, she has worked as the Filipino translator and Creative Lead for Smigin, an Irish-owned language startup, where she works on graphic design, user interface design, user experience design, copywriting, and video editing. As a part-time freelance tech creative, Kaye has also worked on projects for IIBN, MAP Digital, the Twist app, and VICE Media. She lives in Brooklyn.