Kate Morris (STC Chair)

Head of Transport Planning
Leeds City Council
Kate is Head of Transport Planning at Leeds City Council and responsible for a wide range of areas from development of transport policy and strategy through to traffic management and UTMC . Kate is a Chartered Transport Planning Professional (CTPP) and Chartered Engineer (CEng) and joined Leeds in 2021 after 30 years of working in consultancy. During this time she worked across policy, planning and implementation and is now using these skill sets to deliver the ambitions set out in the Connecting Leeds Transport Strategy most notably to make ‘Leeds a City where you don’t need a car’.