Kate leads the company’s legal function, and serves as the primary legal advisor for Energizer globally and Corporate Secretary to Energizer’s board of directors.

Since joining Energizer in 2014, Kate has held various leadership roles, most recently as Energizer’s Associate General Counsel, Commercial, Marketing and Intellectual Property. Previously, Kate was a litigator with Greenberg Traurig in Chicago; Shook, Hardy & Bacon in Kansas City, Missouri; and Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner in St. Louis.

Kate holds a Juris Doctorate from Saint Louis University and a Bachelor of Journalism degree from the University of Missouri.