Kate has over 10 years experience working in education in leadership roles. She has worked in a large high school as a member of the leadership team and then in the local authority heading up governor services.
As a senior adviser, Kate advised all types and phases of schools both maintained, academies and free schools. Suffolk Governor Services was recognised in November 2013 as a key strength for schools.
Kate previously worked in the financial services industry in corporate law, based in Zurich, New York and London. Kate’s areas of expertise are leading on External Governing Body Reviews, delivering the National Leadership Development Programme for Chairs of Governors and Clerks; advising on leadership and governance issues; including structures, monitoring and training for all governors from new to highly experienced. Kate also offers mediation, coaching and mentoring support for governors and head teachers.
Kate is a qualified company secretary and has a Masters Degree in Corporate Governance.