Kate is a dual Chartered Rural Surveyor and Rural Planner with Edwin Thompson having joined the firm in 2019. Before joining the firm Kate worked as Land Agent for firms with national coverage, the Forestry Commission and also a range of planning consultant roles. Kate has, most recently, focussed on planning consultancy and has an excellent record in achieving permissions for rural, residential and commercial projects. Kate brings a broad knowledge of land agency and planning matters having worked in a variety of settings throughout Scotland. Kate lives near Peebles, in the Scottish Borders and when away from work can be found renovating properties, fell racing or distance swimming in lochs.