Kate has been working in libraries, archives and museums for over 15 years. She has a wide breadth of experience in the sector, including collections work in academic libraries and with literary and corporate archives in Canada and Oxford. Since 2011, Kate has been managing the Archive and Library collections at the Museum, and most recently has taken responsibility for the newly established digital collections, and art and decoration collections.
Kate has extensive experience with digital collections and has managed several digitisation projects. She has also taken a leadership role in developing an integrated collections management system. Kate is currently Project Sponsor for the development of a new online collections platform for the museum.
Kate has a BA in Anthropology (Hons) and a Masters of Library and Information Sciences, both from the University of Western Ontario, Canada.