Katherine Deves is an Australian Politician who is running for the Liberal party in Warringah, an Australian electoral division in the state of New South Wales. Deves is running for the Liberals in Tony Abbott’s former seat. She seeks to unseat the independent Zali Stegall whose campaign runs on a healthy seven percent margin.
Besides her political career, Daves is one of the founding members of the Save Women’s Sports group. The group aims at stopping trans women from competing in female sports. She is also a law graduate and former Treasury of Wine Estates Marketing. She has been a member for almost a year.
Katherine Deves Age
She was born in 1987/88 and is currently 44 years old in 2022.
Katherine Deves Controversy
Katherine is in the spotlight after a series of homophobic tweets under her account were unearthed. In one of her since-deleted tweets back in November 2021, she portrayed transgender children as “surgically mutilated and sterilized”
The Liberal politician shared a picture of a tans American teen who had had her breast removed and wrote in the caption, “This photo just hit my feed. It is beyond heartbreaking.”
In yet another tweet as a follow-up to the previous one, “They will not stand for seeing vulnerable children surgically mutilated and sterilized in furtherance of an unattainable ide” Scot Morrison is backing Deves whois running on a Liberal ticket.
Daves has since apologised for her comments by issuing a press release where she write she advocates for the rights and safety of women and girls. She further writes that she stands with a desire to ensure that the safety of women and girls is protected. Deves went on to say that she might have used an inappropriate language in her tweets stating that she will continue listening to the views of the people she seeks to represent.
She has since scrapped her social media accounts and her website.
Katherine Deves Husband
Katherine Deves husband’s name is David. The couple has been living together for a couple of years and have three daughters together. They reside in Manly Vale a suburb of Northern Sydney in the state of Australia.