Kate Lundy has joined White Label Personal Clouds as Director and Chair of the Company following her retirement, after 19 years, as Labor Senator in the Federal Parliament for the ACT. She has a passion for collaborative community work, the empowerment of individuals, and the application of technology to that work. She has taken on the role of Chair because of an alignment of her interests with the objectives of WLPC.
Kate has a distinguished record as Senator and member of the Australian Labor Party. She became interested in Information Technologies early in her working career as a user and took her interest into parliament. She became the first Australian Politician to have her own blog. Looking through the blog shows the level of interest and understanding of the issues in deploying and using IT.
Kate's blog shows her long interest in the Internet, Local IT development, Open Source, Innovation, Privacy and Open Data. She brings to the Company a deep understanding of the policy and workings of government and industry. She has ideas on how to promote innovation and Welcomer will provide one avenue for her to turn those ideas into reality.