Katherine became involved with the Bluewater Health Board of Directors when she was appointed as a non-director committee member on the Quality Committee in June 2015. She was appointed to the Board of Directors in June 2016, has served on all Sub-Committees of the Board, and is currently a member of the Resource Utilization and Audit Committee.
After completing her Bachelor of Science in Genetics and Doctorate in Molecular Biology at Western University in London, Katherine returned to her hometown of Sarnia. Presently, she is a Biology Professor at St. Clair County Community College in Port Huron, and a Principal Investigator at Lambton College's Western Research Park.
Katherine has a variety of interests including community service, travel, martial arts, and spending time with her husband, Ryan, their twin boys, and dog, Zeus.