Kate has over 20 years’ experience in regional development, project facilitation and building partnerships across diverse stakeholder groups. A proud Territorian and Northern Territory (NT) Rural Woman of the Year in 2017, Kate's strengths are in fostering relationships and having the resilience to tackle long-term goals.
Her deep understanding of natural resource management and policymaking in the north comes from five decades living in the region. Kate brings with her experience from her role as CEO of Regional Development Australia NT, Treasurer and Public Officer for NT Farmers, Chair of a muti-stakeholder NT Water Reference Group, and various other roles within the not-for-profit sector and in the NT Government.
Kate has a double major in Anthropology / Archaeology.