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Kate Stone Matheson

Writer, Journalist, National Ambassador for Shake It Up

Kate Stone Matheson is a journalist, writer, and branding specialist. Twice nominated for Telstra Businesswomen's Awards, she counts mediating the Walkley Media Talks as a career highlight. She is a proud National Ambassador for the Shake It Up Foundation, partnered with the Michael J Fox Foundation, raising awareness for Young Onset Parkinson's, which she has had since she was 29. Her collection of non-fiction, short stories, interviews and verse, A Difficult Woman, is now found both on the web and on Apple News. She is a regular contributing writer to The Mission at Medium and was nominated for an Our Watch award for excellence in journalism in raising awareness of family violence and violence against women.