About Us

Meet the Committee

Katie Andrews

Katie Andrews

Marketing and Communications Co-Lead

Katie joins the YPN as a Marketing & Comms Co-Lead, having volunteered with the subcommittee prior, and has been involved with the YPN as a member since its inception. Alongside Gabriella, she helps to plan, facilitate, and execute the YPNs strategy through our marketing and communications channels.

Born and raised in Tāmaki Makaurau, she has travelled extensively throughout Latin America, completed a study abroad program in Mexico City at Tec de Monterrey, and was a recipient of a CAPE scholarship to complete an internship in Medellín, Colombia. Throughout these global experiences alongside her passion for travel, she has reached an advanced level of Spanish and is looking forward to improving her Portuguese. 

She completed most of her studies at The University of Auckland with a BA in Spanish and Latin American Studies, BCom in Marketing and International Business, and BCom(Hons) in Global Management and Innovation where her research dissertation focused on sustainability in Latin American coffee value chains. She currently works as a Personal Banking Graduate at ANZ where she is involved in a diverse range of projects throughout the bank.

Katie is passionate about strengthening relationships between Latin America and New Zealand and advocating for global sustainable development.