Born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa, Kate immigrated to Canada with her family at the age of 16. Although Kate currently lives in Canada, she still has her heart firmly rooted in Africa.
Kate’s background in journalism led her to various roles in communications, marketing, and media production for non-profits.
Her focus is on maternal health care, equal opportunity education, and local business development in Africa. Kate is also part of You&Her, a for-profit lingerie company that gives back to African communities by providing educational opportunities for vulnerable girls in rural Africa.
Kate lives in Victoria BC with her husband Moses, and their two children.