Katherine is cabinet member for Communities at the London Borough of Hounslow, previously she was cabinet member for Housing. Katherine is Chair of Hounslow Health and Wellbeing Board and was formerly chair of the Hounslow Together Welfare Reform Group (bringing together housing providers and support services to help residents affected by welfare reform). Katherine helped set up Hounslow Community FoodBox, a community foodbank and charity.
Katherine has been LHG secretary from 2016. Katherine’s other Labour Party activities include providing training for Labour Women’s Network and the Jo Cox Women in Leadership programme. Katherine was parliamentary candidate for Twickenham in 2017.