Kathryn’s strengths and passions are in strategy, design thinking, research, business case development, and connecting people and ideas. She is specifically interested in understanding organisations’ drivers, and helping them align their spatial processes, people, and governance to reach their goals. Kat has a passion for growing spatial capability and the industry in general, with strong links to industry and educational groups. She participates in the Geospatial Capability committee, Women in Spatial committee, NZIS Spatial Professional Stream, and FIG Commisson 3, and works with the University of Canterbury in capability development initiatives. Kat is based in Christchurch.