Katherine White

Katherine White

Biography

Katherine White was appointed Deputy Minister, Department of Finance and Secretary to Management Board for the Government of Yukon in September of 2015. Kate has demonstrated expertise in fiscal policy and a deep understanding of the economic and social context that underpins sound fiscal management. Prior to this appointment, Kate held several positions at the Government of Alberta including Assistant Deputy Minister, Economics and Fiscal Policy; Chief Economist and Executive Director at Alberta Treasury Board and Finance as well as Senior Policy Advisor at the Oil Sands Secretariat and Alberta Municipal Affairs. Kate holds an M.A. in Economics from the University of Calgary and a B.Sc. in Economics from Dalhousie University.