Kathy Slater

Committee Member

Kathy was born in New Zealand and although has travelled extensively, living in England for a time is
now definitely a resident in New Zealand. Involvement with family and a wide range of volunteer
activities, external to U3A ensures that there are always new challenges and interesting situations to
make life interesting.
Taught in primary school, then moved on to teaching in secondary school until taking up a position
at a University in Auckland where she lectured for 24 years and is still employed in a part time role
supervising Post Graduate students.
Involvement with U3A St Heliers has resulted in various roles many that are continuing: co-ordinator
of Study Groups, Study Group facilitator, developing and maintaining the web page, Vice President
and will assume the role of President at the AGM in November 2019. Continues to represent U3A St
Heliers on the Auckland Network Committee.
Within the Community Kathy works one day a week as a volunteer in the local Hospice Shop and also
delivers Meals on Wheels through the Red Cross.
Email: kathyslater@xtra.co.nz