Cathy has been involved in the financial services industry since 1979. She was the Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Financial Officer for Terry Lockridge & Dunn / World Trend Financial from 2010 until it joined with Savant in 2022. Prior to joining Terry Lockridge & Dunn, she operated Cathy Johnson, CPA, for 14 years. Before that, she was the CFO and treasurer of Kwik Way Manufacturing and director of accounting for the Cedar Rapids office of Ernst & Young.
Cathy earned a bachelor of arts degree in accounting from the University of Northern Iowa. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA). Cathy is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Institute of Management Accountants. She serves on the board of directors for Orchestra Iowa.
Cathy grew up in Manchester and Waterloo, IA. She is married to Lynn, who works for the Cedar Rapids Community School District, and has a son Rob who is married and lives in Michigan. Cathy enjoys gardening, traveling, and watching the Iowa Hawkeyes.