Catherine is an Associate Editor at Utility Dive. Originally from northern Minnesota, she went a little further "south" to get her undergraduate degree at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. At Creighton, she worked as Editor in Chief of her school's newspaper and double-majored in Political Science and Journalism. She's covered everything from immigration issues in Nogales, Arizona/Nogales, Sonora to an "indecent exposure" scandal at her university which involved non-affiliate male known as the "campus flasher". A strong opponent of heat and humidity in all its forms, she enjoys either laying in the AC or laying in large bodies of water.