Cathy was recently elected as the president and chief executive officer of the Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites by the ISMHS board. ISMHS features 12 locations around the state that share stories about the people, places and things that shape Indiana.
Prior to her appointment that became effective in May, Cathy served as the vice president and chief operating officer of Conner Prairie Interactive History Park in Fishers, Ind., and associate vice president of exhibits at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis. Cathy was also a founding staff member of the Children's Museum of Atlanta.
Cathy earned a bachelor of arts and master of public affairs in nonprofit management, both from Indiana University.