Kate Whitaker

Associate Director of Cyber Outreach

Cyber Florida

Kate Whitaker is a senior communications professional with over 20 years of experience in higher education, nonprofits, and government. Specializing in communicating complex scientific and technical ideas and information to various audiences, Ms. Whitaker is an expert in program development, project management, digital media, media relations, and internal and external communications. Throughout her career, she has spearheaded a variety of comprehensive branding, fund-raising, and event and program outreach campaigns across multiple channels to a spectrum of stakeholders. She holds a BA in English and an MBA in Management.

At Cyber Florida, she leads a team of talented professionals that promotes the center’s activities and accomplishments and conducts statewide public awareness campaigns, events, and programs to encourage better cyber-self-defense among organizations and individuals.