Katie joined Groundswell in 2015 on the Insight & Action team as a volunteer researcher and then went on to train and work as a Homeless Health Peer Advocate. She is now Groundswell’s Resources Manager, overseeing human resources and keeping the Groundswell office running smoothly. Coming from an arts background she has over 4 and a half years’ experience of delivering arts and homeless provision to marginalised communities via her work with Streetwise Opera, Clean Break Theatre, Somebody’s Daughter Theatre Melbourne, The Koestler Trust, and The Southbank Centre. Prior to this she worked in the commercial sector and brings over 10 years’ experience as an administrator and project manager. She is passionately committed to instigating change through the transforming power of art and community. Katie is a core group member and trustee of the Museum of Homelessness and also manages to find the time to sit on the board of the international arts charity With One Voice.