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Kate has had a ‘portfolio’ career. With a degree in Physics, an MSc in Electronics and GTP teaching qualifications, she has worked as a computer programmer, broadcast engineer, TV and radio presenter (including four years on BBC TV’s ‘Tomorrow’s World’), secondary school Maths and Physics teacher, and as the National Careers Coordinator for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths). A passionate champion for girls’ opportunities in engineering, Kate is a Fellow of the Women’s Engineering Society, a Patron of WISE and an active volunteer STEM Ambassador. She has been awarded six honorary doctorates.