Kate is a reporter at KUOW covering the homelessness crisis and related issues.
Originally from Australia, Kate studied journalism at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology before coming to work in public radio.
Kate began her career as a reporter with WXXI Public Radio in Rochester, NY, where she worked as part of a Local Journalism Center called the Innovation Trail.
At KUOW, she started as a producer on The Record before joining the news desk.
With more than 12,000 people homeless in King County on any given night, King County officials are launching a new approach to get people housed quickly.
Seattle is one of the richest cities in America, but it spends a small fraction of its homelessness spending on prevention.