Catherine joins Girls Leadership with significant nonprofit communications and fundraising experience. She has worked in the field for more than a decade, most recently serving as the Director of Development at Eden I&R/211 Alameda County in Hayward, CA, where she nearly doubled the agency’s annual revenue from 2018 to 2021. Prior to that, Catherine worked as the Director of Communications & Education for CaringMatters in Gaithersburg, MD, where she grew the organization’s visibility and capacity, and established a new Community Education program. She has additionally worked in nonprofit communications at Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church in Bethesda, MD and Jewish Family Service in Cincinnati, OH.
Catherine is a proud AmeriCorps alumna who completed a year of service answering the Hunger Lifeline at the Capital Area Food Bank in Washington, DC. She holds a degree in Public Relations from Xavier University in Cincinnati, OH and is a graduate of the Leadership Montgomery, MD Emerging Leaders program.