Alumni, Bachelor of Arts

Biography

Jonathan Katz (BA RUP ’71) is a comedian, actor, and voice actor. He is best known for his role as the animated Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist. Katz attended Goddard College in Plainfield, Vermont with playwright David Mamet, with whom he remains close friends. Katz co-wrote House of Games with Mamet and had small roles in the Mamet-directed films Things Change, Homicide, The Spanish Prisoner and State and Main.

Katz is the chief architect of the Goddard College Storyphone, a project of Goddard’s 150th Anniversary Celebration.