Prior to joining the Turing, Catherine spent most of the previous decade in roles at the UK’s national academies of science and engineering, managing a variety of activities including the Royal Society's medals and awards and Summer Science Exhibition, and the Royal Academy of Engineering's Enterprise Fellowships and SME Leaders programme. Catherine joined the Turing in June 2017 as Programme Manager with her main role being to work with the Programme Director to establish and grow the Turing's Defence and Security Programme. During 2018, she also managed the Turing's Data Study Groups. At the end of 2018, Catherine moved over from managing the Defence and Security and Data Science at Scale programmes, to the Health and Medical Sciences programme as Senior Programme Manager. In February 2020, Catherine was appointed as Director of Programme Management.