Catherine has brought strong leadership and strategic oversight to Mission Australia since she was appointed as CEO in March 2014. She is values-driven, has a ‘hands on’ management style and is committed to bringing best practice to the not-for-profit sector. Prior to this role, Catherine was COO with responsibility for driving operational effectiveness, staff engagement and change management. Catherine has worked at an executive level across the corporate sector, including Thomson Reuters, LexisNexis and Butterworths. Catherine is Director of Mission Australia Housing, Mission Australia Housing (Victoria), Mission Australia Early Learning, Many Rivers Microfinance Ltd and Mission Providence Pty Ltd. She holds a Degree in Law and is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.