Kathryn (Kate) Worden MLA
Elected Member of the Northern Territory Legislative Assembly (Member for Sanderson), Minister for Territory Families and Urban Housing, Minister for Disabilities, Sport and Multicultural Affairs
Kate is married and has four children and nine grandchildren, with two more expected in February 2021. Her two eldest daughters are both Indigenous artists, her step-son works in IT in Adelaide, and her youngest daughter is on a gap year whilst enrolled in Monash University for 2020.
Kate has worked in private enterprise, for the Australian Government and served 20 years in the Northern Territory Public Service. She has also helped her husband to run a small painting business for over 20 years.
Northern Territory Government experience across various departments including Mines, Education, Health, Housing, and Consumer Affairs.
Previous Ministerial experience working as an Adviser to Ministers Jak Ah Kit, Kon Vatskalis and former Chief Minister Paul Henderson.
Significant community volunteer across local sporting organisations including the Waratah Football Club, the Pints Football Club and the Waratah Netball Club. She has held local and state netball coaching roles.
Kate has extensive experience with School Councils, has served on the Boards of Neighbourhood Watch, Casuarina Senior College and Duke of Edinburgh NT.