Catherine joined John Connolly & Partners on a part time basis in 2017. She is currently in her fourth year of studying a combined Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and a Bachelor of Commerce (Economics) at the University of Sydney.

Catherine’s passion is writing, and she regularly writes articles for The Spectator.  She volunteers for the Menzies Research Centre, and has been involved with the running of student newspapers. 

Catherine was the inaugural recipient of Katrina Dawson Foundation Macquarie Group Scholarship in 2016.  The scholarship was set up by Katrina Dawson’s family to provide financial and mentoring support to talented young women studying at university to help them overcome barriers that might otherwise prevent them from realising their potential.

Catherine has worked as a speech writer for ministers in the New South Wales government, including The Hon. Dominic Perrottet, New South Wales Treasurer and Minister for Industrial Relations.