Current Band Members

Morgan Lee Lander // Vocals, Guitar
Birthday: January 6, 1982 // Capricorn
Born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Currently in London, Ontario.

Morgan is the vocalist for Karkaos.

• Founded Kittie when she was 14.
• Took piano lessons when she was young.
• First concert was Ted Nugent.

She uses Hamer Vectors, a custom GW Flying V, Gibson Flying V’s, Peavey 6505s, Marshall 4×12 cabinets, Krank Krankenstein’s, and Mesa/Boogie Dual Rectifiers.


Mercedes Sherida Lander // Drums, Backing Vocals
Birthday: January 25, 1984 // Aquarius
Born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Currently in London, Ontario.

Mercedes is the vocalist/guitarist for The White Swan.

• Founded Kittie when she was 12.
• Picked up the drums because Morgan already played guitar.
• First drum kit was a “putrid” orange-red Maxwin kit covered in stickers.

Yamaha Maple Hot Pink custom drum kit.

Other Projects
• Night Of The Demons [vocals // 2006 – 2008]
• The Alcohollys [drums // 2011 – Present]


Tara K. Mcleod // Guitar
Birthday: April 27, 1984 // Taurus
Born in Strathroy, Ontario, Canada. Currently in London, Ontario.

Tara plays guitar for Nice Horse & Katie Rox

• Joined Kittie in 2005.
• Has been playing guitar since she was 13.

Other Projects:
• Sherry [guitar // 2002 – 2005]
• Recently has played backing guitar for Shawn Desman & Fefe Dobson.


Ivy (Ivana) Vujic Jenkins // Bass // Active: 2008 – 2012
Birthday: June 15, 1983 // Gemini
Born in Belgrade, Serbia. Raised in Ontario, Canada.
Currently resides in Michigan with her husband Geoffrey Jenkins [ex vocalist of Gwen Stacy].

Endorsed by Warwick. Plays a black Warwick Corvette $$ 5 string bass guitar.

Other Projects:
• Local Toronto band In The Wake [bass // ? – 2008]
• Played bass in Speedgod with her husband Geoff.
• Runs a small clothing line UMEUS Cloth with her husband.


Previous Band Members

Trisha Jaimee Doan // Bass
Birthday: May 9, 1985 // Taurus
Born in South Korea.
Died February 2017.

• Played guitar for local Canadian band Her.
• Graduated from Sheridan College in 2006, earning a diploma in Media Arts: Film and Television Production.
• Joined Kittie in 2005. Left the band in 2008 due to health issues, but rejoined the band in 2012 after Ivy resigned.


Lisa Marx // Guitar // Active: 2004 – 2005
Birthday: August 21, 1981 // Leo
Currently resides in California.

• Joined Kittie after the band recorded Until The End.

Other Projects:
• Seattle hardcore band To See You Broken [guitar // 2002 – 2004]
• Scars Of Tomorrow [temporary touring guitar // 2005]
• Day Of Contempt/The Dear & Departed [guitar // 2005 – 2006]
• Has been featured in a couple of Guitar Center commercials [2013-2014].


Jennifer Arroyo // Bass // Active: 2002 – 2005
Birthday: March 20, 1975 // Pisces.
Born in Staten Island, New York. Currently resides in Brooklyn, New York.

Other Projects:
• D.C. band Spine [bass // years active unknown]
• Suicide City [bass // 2005 – 2011]
• Runs her own production company, Jenncity Productions.
• Contestant on Big Brother 14 in 2012. Placed fifth in the competition.
• Released her debut solo album in 2014 under the name JennCity.


Talena Atfield // Bass // Active: 1999 – 2002
Birthday: January 14, 1983 // Capricorn
Born in Ontario, Canada. Currently resides in Canada.

B.C. Rich Custom Widow 5-stringed bass.

Other Projects:
• Played bass for Amphibious Assault
• Was a judge for America’s Hot Musician, which was to air on the Oxygen Network in July 2007.

• Is the Assistant Professor in History at the University of Waterloo.

Fallon Bowman // Guitar, Backup Vocals // Active: 1996 – 2001
Birthday: November 16, 1983 // Scorpio
Born in Cape Town, South Africa. Currently resides in Toronto, Ontario.

• Of Dutch and Indonesian descent.
• Has a degree in archaeology.

Other Projects:
• Record several tracks with Pigface’s album Easy Listening… in 2003.
• Amphibious Assault [2003 – 2007]
• Fallon Bowman & The Grace Dynasty, now just known as Fallon Bowman. [2011 – Present]

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Tanya Candler // Bass // Active: 1996 – 1999
Birthday: January 24, 1983 // Aquarius
Born in London, Ontario, Canada. Currently resides in London, Ontario.

• Remained friends with Morgan & Mercedes since leaving Kittie.
• Got married in 2012 and had her first child in 2014.
• Teaches music in her spare time.

Other Projects:
• Candy Darlings [vocals, guitar // years active unknown]
• Plays bass for The Alcoholly’s, although on hiatus currently.


Current Projects
Active Brand
Non-alcoholic beer created by We Are Pigs in collaboration with Kittie.
Active Band
Melodic death metal band from Montreal featuring Morgan on vocals.
The White Swan
Active Band
Doomy sludge rock featuring Mercedes on guitar and vocals.
Active Band
Orchestral darkwave featuring Morgan. More info to come.
The Alcohollys
Band on Hiatus
Fun rock 'n roll band featuring Mercedes on drums & former member Tanya Candler on bass.
Witchfinger Horror Podcast
Active Podcast
Horror movie podcast run by Morgan, Yasmina and Megan.
That's Sexy? Podcast
Active Podcast
Comedy podcast run by Mercedes and her husband reading vintage erotica.
Origins/Evolutions Documentary
Available for viewing
Watch the band celebrate 20 years of Kittie with a DVD featuring never before seen footage that digs deep to give you the story behind the music.


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