Portrait of Kate Torney

Kate Torney

Kate Torney became director of news at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation in 2009, after a long career as a broadcast reporter, producer, bureau chief, executive producer and editor.

She leads a team of 1100 journalists and production staff working from some 70 locations in Australia and around the world. She is responsible for programs like Four Corners, Australian Story, 7.30 and AM and PM, along with all the ABC’s radio, television and online and mobile news services.