Kathryn Campbell joined the Department of Human Services as Secretary on 7 March 2011.
Prior to her current appointment, Kathryn was the Deputy Secretary, Tertiary, Youth and International at the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations from 2010 to 2011.
Kathryn also held the positions of Deputy Secretary, Budget and Deputy Secretary, Financial Management in the Department of Finance and Deregulation (Finance) from 2005 to 2010. From 1998 to 2005 Kathryn held a variety of Branch Manager and Division Manager positions within the Budget and Property Groups of Finance.
During her earlier career, Kathryn held various corporate, strategic planning, information technology and resource management positions within the Department of Administrative Services and the Department of Defence.
Kathryn holds a Master of Business Administration, a Master of Information Science, and a Bachelor of Applied Science (Applied Mathematics). She completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School in 2008.