Cathy’s INTERVIEWS WITH LEGENDARY WRITERS FROM BEYOND was the recipient of 2nd Place Best Literary Category in the 2016 SIBA AWARDS.
Cathy’s 103 FUNDRAISING IDEAS FOR PARENT VOLUNTEERS WITH SCHOOL & TEAMS was the recipient of 3rd Place Best Reference Category in the 2016 SIBA AWARDS.
Cathy’s entry into ABC Television’s Switched On Casual Vacancy Writing Competition in Australia in 2012 resulted in her winning a signed copy of J. K. Rowling’s novel of the same name.
EVENTS & AFFILIATIONS
In 2016, Cathy participated in The Stratford Writers Festival Local Author Day on Saturday, October 22nd, presented by The Stratford Public Library and DigiWriting.
In 2015 Cathy co-founded and co-organised The Stratford (and area) Authors and Artists Symposium (S.A.A.S.)
Cathy was a successful Account Manager in print media for 15+ years, having worked for The Toronto Sun, The Ottawa Citizen, The Ottawa Sun, The Sydney Morning Herald (Fairfax Media), The Halton Hills Herald, Leader Associated Newspapers (Melbourne, Australia) and The Stratford Beacon Herald. As a team member and individually Cathy has won awards for print advertising campaigns.
Cathy is also an award winning Fundraiser, having led the combined team of staff and volunteers at Lifeline Sydney (Australia) in a successful campaign where it was honoured as Sydney Charity of The Year. For more information on Cathy’s career connect with her on
Cathy is a Professional Member of the Canadian Authors Association and a member of the Society of Women Writers NSW Inc.
Cathy is the published author of several books for more information click here:
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