First elected as City Councillor in 2014, Catherine was re-elected as Councillor in 2018.
Catherine is committed to improving life for everyone in her community, including more affordable housing, better transit, more trees, streets that are built for people, better public spaces, protecting our heritage, and supporting local business.
Catherine previously worked for City Councillors Alex Munter and Diane Holmes and later for MPs Ed Broadbent and Paul Dewar. She returned to City Hall as special assistant to the Deputy City Manager.
Catherine trains regularly for and competes in cross-country and ultra marathon running. She cycles year round, walks to work, supports local independent businesses, and is the proud adoptive parent of four Humane Society animals. She is also an avid volunteer.
Catherine lives with her wife and daughter near Preston Street in Somerset Ward.