Kate Kirkman joined the Prevention Centre in July 2022 as Senior Program Support Officer, Operations and Impact. In July 2023, she moved into her current role. Kate continues to support the core operations of the Centre, with a focus on finance, contracts, reporting and systems/processes.
Most recently Kate was at the NSW Ministry of Health in the Centre for Epidemiology and Evidence (CEE) where she managed the Centre’s budget and key financial processes. She has been involved in the Prevention Research Support Program, a multimillion-dollar grants program that runs over a four-year period and is administered by CEE. Kate was also part of the core team instrumental in NSW Health’s COVID response.