Catherine joined the team in November 2017 as the Trust’s first Education and Engagement Officer. Catherine has a degree in Zoology from Sheffield University, is a qualified teacher and has an AMA in Natural History education. She has extensive experience in learning outside the classroom through working as a Museum Education Officer, an Outdoor Learning teacher and Forest School leader. Catherine has worked on projects for organisations including the National Trust and the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority. In her spare time, she enjoys going on family walks with their dogs, wildlife photography, baking, and singing in a local choir.