Catherine grew up in the Culmore area and currently lives in Steelstown with her husband and three children. She is an occupational therapist and works on the front line as a mental health manager.
Catherine is passionate about improving local mental health services and reducing the stigma around severe and enduring mental illnesses. She is a very proud Derry girl and is an advocate for improving investment and providing fair opportunities to the North West.
In her spare time, Catherine enjoys open sea swimming and volunteers in the local GAA team, coaching the under 7s teams.