Kate has recently joined the Workplace Gender Equality Agency as the Executive Manager of Engagement. Kate’s team drives the Agency’s communications and engagement with the media, employers and the community.
Prior to joining WGEA, Kate spent 10 years in politics as Ministerial policy advisor to state and federal governments as well as in opposition. Kate provided research and advice on women’s economic security and their position in the workforce as well as on a number of areas within the health portfolio. She has also worked as a union official representing nurses and public servants in enterprise bargaining.
In her spare time she wrangles two young children.