Kate Jefferies

Staff team member Kate Jefferies
Small Business & Rural Financial Counsellor

Kate has a strong rural background with over 20 years of hands on, practical, agricultural experience, in both broadacre cropping and sheep enterprises in the Great Southern region.  Kate has owned and run her own farming business in the wheatbelt and has recently moved to the Albany area where she now farms in partnership with her family at Green Range on their sheep property.  She has also previously been involved in small business having set up and run a rural recruitment agency as well as a café in her local town.

Kate has a very real understanding of the challenges that rural communities and businesses face and has a passion for rural life and seeing individuals and businesses in regional areas succeed.

Kate is currently studying for a Diploma in Financial Counselling and also has a Bachelor of Science in Biological and Environmental Science.