Cathy's story

Cathy's story
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Welcome! I am the COO and CFO at RECESS. I work behind the scenes to make sure everything runs smoothly and on time. 

I have a Bachelor's degree in Biomedical Engineering and a Master's degree of Engineering Management from Dartmouth. I use that knowledge to help our lab formulate our awesome products and ship them to your door! I love efficiency, problem solving and making the impossible possible. 

I grew up in Connecticut with an older and younger brother and was a total tomboy. I played every competitive sport under the sun, but loved playing soccer the most. My mom, born and raised in Mexico, probably had a thing or two to do with it. Not only did she make sure I had a ball at my feet by the time I could walk, but she coached my club team all the way through high school.

My first job out of college was working at McMaster-Carr learning how to run a multi-billion dollar operation. I then jumped into the startup world when it was just getting started in NYC back in 2010. I worked to build and grow brands from the ground up.

Two years ago I moved across the pond to London where I started consulting full time for startups. I also had the luxury of spending weeks traveling the world. I now live in Greenwich, CT with my husband Nick working from the RECESS satellite office.

Cathy's RECESS
Favorite snack is Chocolate.
Favorite place to visit is Cabo.
My spirit animal is a Tiger.
#MYRECESS is Soccer.
My Instagram.

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