Kate first completed a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) and then went on to complete a Graduate Diploma of Education (Senior Years). Following this, she worked as a high school teacher, predominantly teaching business and science to both junior and senior students.

After getting exposure and thoroughly enjoying delivering vocational education courses, Kate began developing learning resources for the Diploma of Business to be specifically delivered to high school students. In 2017, Kate started tutoring Accounting at the University of Queensland, and now also works at ITaLI as a Learning Designer (T&L Professional Learning).