Kathleen Cox, the founder of vastuliving.com, is the foremost proponent of vastu in the United States. A vastu consultant since 1997, she is widely credited with establishing vastu awareness in America. She is the author of three vastu books: Vastu Living, the first book on vastu published in North America; The Power of Vastu Living and Space Matters, which USA Today named one of the five best home decor books in its annual holiday roundup.
Kathleen Works with architects, interior designers and individual clients to incorporate her modern interpretation of vastu design principles into homes and business environments. In 2003, she designed the first vastu inn in North America, the Annex Quest House in Toronto, Canada.