Cathy joined Catamaran as Head of Human Resources and Organization Effectiveness in December 2020. She brings more than 20 years of HR leadership experience in biotechnology, as well as an early career in regional and national health care delivery. Cathy has a deep commitment to creating high performing and effective organizations, with a focus on employee development, coaching for growth and job satisfaction. Prior to Catamaran, Cathy served as Chief Organization Effectiveness Officer at Verastem Oncology, successfully leading the organization through multiple transitions. Cathy has served in HR leadership roles for many early stage biotechnology companies, including Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, SpringLeaf Therapeutics, ActiveBiotics, and Dynogen Pharmaceuticals. She holds a BA in English from Union College.