PUBLIC RELATIONS CONSULTANT
<em>BA English – Journalism, PR</em>
Katryn is a results-focused communications professional with 10 years’ experience in delivering communications strategies for clients in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. She is a proactive relationship strategist and a highly experienced copywriter.
She has led multiple stakeholder campaigns that integrated targeted government, media and investors relations elements and has worked closely with a range of State and Federal Ministerial offices and their Departments including the WA Minister for Energy, the WA Minister for the Environment; Water, the WA Minister for Food, Agriculture and Housing and the Victoria Minister for Energy and Resources. Federally, Katryn has worked closely with the offices of Prime Minister John Howard, Prime Minister Julia Gillard, Minister Martin Ferguson and Minister Penny Wong.
Katryn has managed a major campaign for Perth-based company Carnegie Wave Energy, working closely with the Prime Minister’s office to launch the Federal Government’s Renewable Energy Program. She has also worked with Perth Energy and the office of WA Energy Minister Peter Collier to launch a range of major green power initiatives and worked with Australian US Ambassador Kim Beazley and US-based Woodrow Wilson International to run a major international political Award Program in Perth.
Katryn has also been involved in a range of highly successful PR and government relations campaigns for Perth Convention Centre, Oakajee Port and Rail and PharmAust Ltd.
Prior to her PR consultancy work, Katryn was a public relations officer at the WA Government’s Forest Products Commission and a journalist at a community newspaper.