- Chief Financial Officer
Joined the Orchestra in 2011
Hometown: Louisville, KY moved to Southwest Florida in 1996
Cathy directs our financial planning and accounting practices as well as its relationship with banking/investment institutions, stakeholders, Board of Directors, and Finance, Audit and Investment Committees. She also supervises Human Resources and Information Services.
With over 20 years of accounting experience, Cathy spent the early part of her career in operations and management accounting. Her interest in volunteerism and community involvement led her to transition into not-for-profit accounting first serving as fiscal administrator for the Sarasota YMCA and for the past 3 years as Chief Financial Officer of Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, Inc. She continues her volunteer work with several community organizations. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting from the University of West Florida.