Cate has worked as an academic with research interests centred on services management. Cate had an accomplished career in the hospitality industry as consultant, entrepreneur and manager before joining UQ.

Cate has a broad and progressive experience of Work Integrated Learning and employability. She has proven strength in partnering with internal and external stakeholders to develop and deliver strategic, innovative and educational resources.

Cate is driven by a desire to create change for students, helping to bridge the gap between theory and practice to increase employability.

Cate holds a Master of Business (Honours) and Bachelor of Arts from The University of Queensland and Graduate Certificate in Management from Queensland University of Technology.

Areas of responsibility

  • End-to-end development and coordination of the BEL Career Mentoring Program