Katharine is the AWP Mekong Coordinator providing support to the Australia-Mekong Water Facility which includes engaging with Mekong governments and relevant stakeholders. Katharine is also providing leadership to the International Water Association on its strategic programs which range from climate-smart utilities to digital water. In addition, she is a senior advisor for Water-Cities supporting the transition of cities towards sustainable water management. She has a technical background in water resources and environmental management and has worked in Asia, Africa, Europe, North America, and South America with NGOs, government, and the private sector.
Katharine has a Master’s in Environment and Development from the London School of Economics, and additional academic background in environmental engineering and science.