She has been married to her husband Tim for 32 years, and they have 2 beautiful daughters Gillian and Emily. In 1989, Cathy began bookkeeping when Tim opened a tire business. Tim currently owns OK Tire in Kitchener. She joined the Upper Grand Vets team in 2015 and also owns a Bed and Bale rental for equestrians at the Ganaraska Forest. The family currently lives on a hobby farm just outside of Belwood with 3 horses, 3 cats and a dog. Cathy enjoys trail riding and rides with the Ontario Mounted Special Services Unit (OMSSU).