As Senior Program Officer for Digital Communications, Cathy is responsible for the maintenance and improvement of Verra’s website, including the overall functionality and SEO. She will also be optimizing Verra’s distribution lists and helping to maximize the potential of Verra’s digital communication outreach.

Prior to joining Verra, Cathy worked as a Digital Communications Specialist for UC Davis Health in Sacramento, California where she managed the troubleshooting efforts of all web related issues and also trained editors on how to build and manage their department websites. Before UC Davis Health, she worked as the Web Master at the Lawrence Hall of Science at UC Berkeley.

Cathy holds a bachelor’s degree in Animation & Visual Effects which segued into nearly 7 years at Dreamworks Animation. After leaving the animation/film industry, her focus shifted to the web. In her free time, she can be found chasing after her twin toddlers, searching for new hiking spots, and trying to learn Portuguese.