Kate is an environmental and government approvals specialist with over 20 years’ experience in a variety of fields including renewables, mining, linear infrastructure, gas, and urban development. Kate has qualifications in environmental science, zoology, architecture, town planning, and law. She is a member of the Certified Environmental Practitioner Specialist Environmental Advisory Committee - Impact Assessment and the Environmental Accounting Special Interest Section of the EIANZ.
Kate is the Work Group Lead and Technical Director – Environmental Approvals in the AECOM WA Environment Team, and manages a team of over 20 Environmental Scientists, Ecologists, and marine scientists. Kate is passionate about mentoring early career professionals and leading workplace cultural development.