Catherine serves as the Executive Director of LIFEBRIDGE of South Carolina. She has worked with Pregnancy and Life Care Centers for 15 years, previously in the capacity of Parenting Programs Director and then as the Executive Director of 2 Centers, in Michigan & South Carolina. Prior to this, Catherine worked in different facets of office management, lay counseling and education. Working primarily with women & teens she led single parent support groups, facilitated parenting classes and worked with individuals and groups in the areas of discipleship and healthy relationships. Catherine was a single parent for 15 years before meeting her husband Carl. As a young adult, she found herself in an unplanned pregnancy. This experience and the many choices around it changed her life perspective forever.
Catherine and Carl have been married 15 years and have one daughter who is grown and living in the Pacific Northwest with their grandpuppies. Together they worked in children's ministry, provided parenting classes and work on projects with LIFEBRIDGE. They also have rescue pups who are learning assistance & therapy support dogs. They join them on their hiking adventures and camping in their mini camper, they custom built together. Moving from Michigan in winter of 2015, they have made their home in Mid Carolina and are loving their new friends and church body here in South Carolina. No, they do not miss the snow and ice in the least.