Industry development advisor - community recreation and Māori development
Iwi: Te Awa o Whanganui, Ngāti Raukawa, Ngāti Pākehā
Katherine has held a number of roles in Māori health and education and workforce development for over 16 years and holds a post-graduate diploma in public health and a diploma in business administration.
Her passions include 'making a difference' and 'getting stuff done'.
Born and raised on the Whanganui River, Katherine has focused most of her career on looking to improve equitable outcomes for Māori. Now living in Island Bay, Wellington with her whānau Katherine enjoys food, walking her dog, crime podcasts and generally living a busy, fun and chaotic life.