Kate has over 10 years’ experience working at nationally and internationally renowned professional services firms, including Deloitte, KordaMentha and McGrathNicol.

Kate is a qualified Chartered Accountant, but her career has not followed traditional accounting avenues. Kate’s experience has focused on assessing and improving the operational effectiveness of organisations. This has ranged from business assessments and implementation of enhancements, to the review and uplift of processes and project management, including the communication of new processes and embedding change into an organisation.

Kate joined UQ in 2018 as a member of the Student Strategy Program Office and a Lecturer in Corporate Finance. This joint appointment provides Kate with insight into the impacts the Student Strategy Program may have on academic staff, and provides Kate with an opportunity to engage with students on a regular basis.