Cathy has been volunteering with Read to Them since the fall of 2012. She is a classroom teacher with “Young Scientists” providing elementary school science lessons as in-school field trips all over the Richmond, VA area. She also tutors after school. A former Fairfax County, VA first grade classroom teacher, Cathy earned her B.A. in Economics from Duke University, her M.Ed. from Marymount University (Arlington), and is Reading Recovery and Orton-Gillingham trained. She lives in her native Richmond with her 3 teenage daughters. In her spare time, Cathy enjoys reading, tennis, Bikram yoga, travel, and beekeeping.