Kathryn Naylor

Kathryn Naylor is currently Manager, Resilience and Liveability at Yarra Valley Water. Her role covers long term strategy for the organisation including 50 year integrated planning, climate adaptation and land use. While in the water industry she has been involved in regional master planning, urban corridor revitalization, social network analysis, change management and recycled water strategy. Prior to these roles she was a mechanical design engineer on projects ranging from wind farms to renewable oil production as well as a stint living in Cambodia as a water and sanitation engineer. In her spare time she enjoys tending her own ‘urban forest’ with her husband and two daughters caring for the 19 fruit trees, veggies, chooks and beehive they have squished into their little suburban property.