Catherine and her husband David were drawn to the Okanagan from the lower mainland in 1999 and chose the Westside.  Later in 2010 they built a home in Casa Loma for them and their two teenagers.

Catherine is active on many sports executive boards locally, regionally and provincially and enjoys being a part of growth and change, providing fair play for kids and upholding the integrity of the organizations she serves.  She assists her husband with his busy orthopedic business and has been contracting her diverse business, management and public speaking skills to an international tour company since 1994 in various capacities.

Catherine has also served as a director on the strata board of her cabin up at Big White. Catherine was elected as a director in 2017.