Kate has worked in senior policy roles for the NSW Government, the Australian Government, Energy Networks Australia and RE-Alliance since 2002. She has over a decade’s experience working in climate and energy policy. In 2021 Kate authored an influential report for RE-Alliance, Building Trust for Transmission: Earning the social licence needed to plug in Australia’s Renewable Energy Zones. Kate’s role at RE-Alliance initially focussed on transmission, but now also includes wider energy policy leadership. Kate is based in Mudgee in Central Western NSW.