credentilasAt the age of 23, Kate achieved her first accolade as Editor of a Rural Press newspaper on the South Coast of NSW. Kate steered the direction of The Bay Post newspaper paper to achieve successive 10% increases in circulation – the highest in the Rural Press stable.

Kate is one of the first people – and the only consultant in Australia – to have obtained a Masters qualification in Strategic Communication (2012). The Master of Strategic Communication course focused on the development of analytic and practical knowledge and skills directed towards the strategic application of communication to societal issues and organisational objectives. She has a deep understanding of the complexity of human communication processes and environments and an intimate knowledge on how to use systematic research and analysis to develop targeted communication strategies.

Kate was awarded the University of Canberra’s Dean’s Excellence Award in both 2011 and 2012  for her distinction-average marks in the Master of Strategic Communication.