Kathryn Thomas

Kathryn leads Learning and Knowledge services across Asia Pacific for IBM, in this role she is responsible for learning programs and access to knowledge resources for all Global Business Services practitioners.  She leads teams who have responsibility for learning strategy, development and delivery of learning solutions for consultants from new hires to senior executives.  She bring skills in event management, stakeholder communications, building high performing teams and maximizing return on investment to the Gala Ball Committee team.

Kathryn was Chair of TasTAFE 2012 – 2105, was a Director on the Board of Tasmanian Skills Institute, the Tasmanian Early Years Foundation, Tasmanian Polytechnic and the Tasmanian Leaders Program. She was President of the Fahan School Alumni 2009-2014.  In addition, Kathryn was a finalist for the Telstra Business Woman of the Year Award 2006 and has subsequently been a member of the Judging panel on many occasions.

Kathryn is a member of the Speakers Bureau for the National Breast Cancer Foundation.

Kathryn dedicates her involvement to her mother Elizabeth Ikin.

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