Katherine joined the ADM team in 2006 as a staff writer and was appointed editor in Canberra at the beginning of 2008. She took on the expanded role of Managing Editor of Yaffa Media’s ADM Group at the beginning of 2018 upon the retirement of ADM’s founder and publisher Judy Hinz.
While she has a background in business journalism and economics, she has also completed a Masters of Strategy and Policy at the University of New South Wales at the Australian Defence Force Academy, graduating in 2010. She was a member of the Defence Industry Study Course (DISC) in 2017.
Katherine is also a board member of the Sir Richard Williams Foundation, a strategic think tank on Air Power and Defence issues and has served as a committee member of the Submarine Institute of Australia. She is a founding member of the Defence and National Security Media Association, a group of Australia’s leading Defence and National Security journalists.