Living in regional Victoria, a passionate connector enabling people to create and collaborate in rural and regional areas.
Kat is the Chief Executive Officer of the Victorian Regional Community Leadership Programs Secretariat (VRCLP). Kat is a wife and mother of three grown-up children and likes to travel when she can.
Kat’s work enables her to travel from the banks of the Murray River to the Great South Coast, Gippsland to the Wimmera and everywhere in between experiencing first-hand the passion and power of a community leadership network across Victoria.
Kat brings a wealth of experience in strategic planning, organisational design, human resource management, program design and implementation. Kat possesses strong research, analytic and evaluation skills and enjoys learning new technology to encourage best practice thinking and efficiencies across organisations she works with. Her current passion is learning all there is to learn about social outcomes measurement.
With a passion for building resilience in her community Kat demonstrates this through her work as a volunteer board director across a number of diverse boards including Federation University Business School Advisory Board and Ballarat Football Netball League holding the positions of Deputy Chair and Netball Director.
Kat holds a Masters of Business Administration and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD).