• Meet Cathyrn…we call her Cat

I was raised in Oklahoma and Fort Worth, Texas. I’m graduated from Brewer High School and attended Angelo State and TCU for BS in Education. I went on to graduate from Tarleton State University with my M.ED. 

  • When did you know you wanted to be an educator?

As a child I played school anytime I could….stuffed animals, cousins, neighborhood friends! I would bring home any extra copies I could from school on Fridays!

  • How many years were you in education?

30 years! I retired in 2018.

  • What does your vision board include? 

My office wall and items on my desk make up my vision board.

What’s your favorite thing about Journey Through Education?

Collaborating with educators about their passion and helping them to navigate a career that embodies ideas of their passion in life

How do you define success?

Living my life filled with love and laughter coupled with opportunities to share my passion for others to BE the best version of themselves. Smiles, giggles, laughter til you cry, proud moments…

What is your WHY, AKA Mission Statement?

What have been your biggest adventures…in your career and personally?

Stepping out into this new world of social media and digital connection.


Do you have any upcoming travel plans?

 Always love trips to Florida to work and play. I get to go for work and play next week!!

What are your favorite hobbies?

Running, but as I age….slogging… slow jogging mixed with laughter and walking. Other favs are crafts and camp Cat Cat with grandkids and great nieces and nephews. Always so much fun and great memories.

One piece of advice or quote you’d like to give our audience?