With several years of public policy experience, including for the cities of London, San Francisco, and Vancouver, Kate provides a unique 'insider' understanding on current issues within the public sector. Kate has worked with the Bay Area's most influential planners and land use attorneys and her unique ability to work within public and private sector forums give clients a strategic edge in project management. Forever the urbanist, Kate has lived in Vancouver, Montreal, Toronto, London and Paris. She currently resides in San Francisco.
Partner, 3S LLC
Kate's experience as a Partner included work with:
Senior Legal Analyst, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, LLP
Worked with developers, brokers and attorneys on project entitlements for large-scale projects in San Francisco's downtown area.
Planner, San Francisco Planning Department
Working in both current planning and long range policy divisions over the course of 13 years, Kate's responsibilities included:
Engineer, London Underground Ltd.
Helped to prepare the London Underground's rolling stock for the company's forthcoming public private partnership.
Researcher, Downtown Eastside Resident's Association
Helped to receive government support for SRO development and maintenance in Vancouver's downtown eastside.
Membership and Advisory Committees
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN URBAN PLANNING
Thesis: Public private partnerships expedite public infrastructure projects
University of Toronto, Canada
BACHELOR OF ARTS IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND URBAN GEOGRAPHY
McGill University, Canada
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