Kate has over 15 years of experience working in the community sector, ACT government and parliamentary service. For a large part of her career, Kate specialised in social and legal policy reform. Currently Kate is working with parliamentary committees and loves it!

Kate has volunteered in the Canberra community for many years with the Red Cross, Ronald McDonald House and Roundabout Canberra. In her younger years, Kate also volunteered in Southern Africa for two years working on adoption laws.

Kate has a law and social sciences degree, with a Masters in Human Rights Law and Policy. Kate enjoys spending time with her partner, their three kids, and the family poodle. Together they love going on bushwalks and exploring new parts of the ACT.