Catherine was born and raised in Staten Island, NY, and she originally was on a pre-medicine track. She received her B.S. in biology from Manhattan College and recently completed her M.S. in biostatistics from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Freshly graduated, she is now excited to continue her time at Sinai to pursue biomedical research and expand her knowledge and skills in the biostatistics field. In her free time, Catherine also is a fan of true crime documentaries and romance novels.