She has also presented a weekly show on Radio 5 Live as well as a series on engineering for the BBC Learning Zone
She has been keenly involved in a number of educational programmes both for the Open University and BBC Schools.
Kate has held the position as President of Young Engineers and is on the advisory board of the Institute of Electrical Engineers and is Patron of the WISE – Women into Science, Engineering and Construction.
She was awarded a Woman of Outstanding Achievement Award for Communication Science, Engineering and Technology to Science by UKRC.
Following a break to raise her family Kate has returned to the Media and has most recently co-presented the BBC 2 series – The Museum of Life – a series looking at what goes on behind the scenes at the Natural History Museum - London.