100 Women in Property
Participant Biographies 

Katherine Matthews, Senior Consultant (Planning) - Urbis

SPONSOR: Natalie Hoitz, Director (Design) -Urbis

Katherine Matthews

Katherine is a senior urban planner with over nine years’ consultancy experience in the private sector. She specialises in development facilitation across a range of planning matters, with expertise in site specific land use and statutory planning. Throughout her career she has worked on a wide range of projects - guiding major developments through the often-complex path to approval. Her proven track record of managing significant and valuable redevelopment projects, advising on project positioning, and formulating development approval strategies has made her a valued and trusted advisor to many of the largest development companies in the nation. Her work includes gaining approvals for many significant high-rise, mixed-use and residential developments in Brisbane’s CBD and inner-ring.