Cat began working at Edmonds Judd, alongside former partner Bruce Page, in 2000, with a few brief maternity breaks. Cat now works alongside Simon Brdanovic and Rachael Beattie.
Raised, educated, and born in the wider Te Awamutu region, Cat is very active in the Te Awamutu and surrounding community, especially with netball and numerous other committees. She operates a farming business with her spouse and brings a wealth of farming knowledge to the table. Cat is also skilled in succession planning, trusts, and farm and house conveyancing.