Kate joined INEE in mid-2019 and is responsible for strengthening INEE’s strategic engagement, dialogue and thought-leadership globally. Kate also has a specific focus on outreach and representation across Europe. She has been working in the field of education for more than 20 years. In her early career Kate worked as a human rights and adult educator, later focusing on policy and advocacy, working for a number of NGOs and the UN. Kate is a qualified teacher and holds a BSc in Sociology from the London School of Economics, and an MA in politics and development from the Institute of Latin American Studies. She has recently completed a Doctorate in International Education at the University of Sussex; her research provides a critical examination of the Sustainable Development Goal for Education (SDG 4). Kate is from London and has two children.