Catherine currently practices as a Kinesiologist, with an Exercise Science degree from The University of British Columbia, in Vancouver, Canada. She is fascinated by the capacities of both the human body and spirit to transcend functional and cognitive limitations that assist humanity make a difference to the evolution of mankind and science. She is an avid dancer, having competed in DanceSport for many years and most recently practices and studies Argentine Tango. She loves the wilderness which is plentiful in "Beautiful British Columbia", is an avid hiker, dog lover, snowshoer and movie-goer. She is excited to be on this next academic journey following her passion for learning Space Studies, Astrobiology and/or Cosmology.