position: General Committee Member
name: Katherine Ziesing
description: Katherine Ziesing is the Editor of the Australian Defence Magazine. She joined the ADM team in 2006 as a staff writer and was appointed editor in Canberra at the beginning of 2008. While she has a background in business journalism and economics, she has also developed a keen interest in the worlds of simulation and the digital battlefield thanks to the exposure that ADM has given her into the world of Defence. She has completed a Masters of Strategy and Policy at the University of New South Wales at the Australian Defence Force Academy.
Katherine is also a board member of the Sir Richard Williams Foundation, a strategic think tank on Air Power and Defence issues. She also acts as the Treasurer and web master for the Defence and Security Media Association, a group of Australiaâ€™s leading Defence and Security journalists. She is a regular contributor to The Australian, the Australian Strategic Policy Institute's The Strategist blog and a Taurus.