Kate joined HS2 Ltd as Head of Skills, Employment and Education (SEE)in 2016 and leads the approach to SEE for the £55 billion programme. This work includes delivering the objectives of the SEE Strategy, ensuring the supply chain meet their skills and employment requirements, and leading the HS2 Education programme.
Prior to joining HS2 Ltd, Kate spent seven years at Crossrail Ltd. Initially she was responsible for engagement and communications on the skills agenda before moving over to lead the education programme. Kate was seconded to the Department of Transport in 2015 to work on the Transport and Infrastructure Skills Strategy.
Before Crossrail, Kate worked Transport for London and held a number of positions in the civil service.