Cathie joined the League in 2009. She recently retired from advocacy work for gun violence prevention. She was the Director of Maine Citizens Against Handgun Violence before moving to the national organization, States United to Prevent Gun Violence, where she was the Communications Director. She served on the City of Portland Land Bank Commission for nine years. Cathie co-directs the choral group Maine Peace Singers. The Singers perform at local nursing homes several times a month.