Kathryn has a background in environmental science, public policy, whole of government strategic planning, and education.
She has held executive positions relating to sustainable development policy and associated cross-portfolio/sector strategic planning, and integrated catchment management in the South Australian Government.
She has been a member of numerous State Government Boards, Ministerial Advisory Committees and Local Government Development Assessment Panels, with current membership of the Premier's Climate Change Council, the South Australian Pastoral Board and the Adelaide Hills Council Development Assessment Panel.
Specific interests include:
Royal Australian Planning Institute (RAPI) SA (now the Planning Institute of Australia (SA) Award 2001, Environment and Conservation Planning category for the Onkaparinga Catchment Water Management Plan
Premier's Climate Change Council
Pastoral Board of South Australia
Adelaide Hills Council Development Assessment Panel
Australian Institute of Urban Studies (SA Branch) Research Committee