Alys Katharine has been thrice-widowed and lives on her dower lands in England.
Was made a member of the Order of the Laurel in 1992 for cooking research and period confections.
Order of the Pelican in 1994.
Was the first and third Chatelaine for the Middle Kingdom.
Coordinated the development of the SCA's newcomer pamphlet "Forward Into the Past".
Coordinated A&S classes for Pennsics 24, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30, with a record number of 1125 activities at Pennsic 30.
Was Midrealm Queen at Pennsic 31, the oldest reigning queen to date in the Society at age 63.
When Valharic was in high school, Alys took him and her teenage son to their first SCA meetings, never
imagining that Valharic would one day ask"How would you like to be queen of the Middle?" and go on to win CrownTourney.