Cathy has lived in Compton since 1979. She is married to Dave and they have two grown up sons.
Having studied for Higher National Diploma in Agriculture, she came to look after animals at the Institute for Animal Health. She moved into childcare working at playgroup and childminding and now works at the local garden centre.
She was licensed as a lay minister in 2012. As well as helping with services, she is involved with youth work.
When she has time, she likes to read and garden.