Dr Kathy Garden

Director of Quality Operations

Kathy will be bringing a wealth of experience and expertise to Whitecliffe, she has done a variety of consulting roles within the tertiary sector, both within NZ and overseas.

Kathy started her career as a lecturer in electronic and electrical engineering at the University of Canterbury.

Following this, she had several senior roles including Senior Policy Analyst for the Ministry of Research, Science and Technology, Executive Director of the NZ Business Council for Sustainable Development and Director of Strategic Development for the Manukau City Council. She was also Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Dean of Design and Creative Technologies at AUT University where she was accountable for the Schools of Engineering, Computer and Information Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Art and Design and Communications Studies.

In recent years, Kathy has done a variety of consulting roles within the tertiary sector, both within NZ and overseas.

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