Cathie Schnitzerling is the ABC’s Regional Editor for Queensland, managing 10 bureaux outside Brisbane and a staff of about 120, almost 60 per cent are women.
She was the first woman Director of News for the Ten Network in Brisbane and Sydney and has worked as a television and radio reporter, presenter and producer on both state and national news and public affairs programs for Ten, Nine and the ABC in three capital cities.
Schnitzerling was also the Senior Director of Integrated Communications for Queensland Health.
She has also produced independent documentaries and a short drama. She’s the proud single mother of a daughter and a son.
Cathie Schnitzerling will speak at the 2018 Women in Media National Conference.