Cathy, our newest team member at LDA, oversees our Diagnostic Assessment team and helps our Teacher Preparation and Licensure program as a faculty member and with program evaluation.

Before joining LDA Minnesota, Cathy was a core faculty at Capella University from 2009-2020 teaching a variety of courses to future educators.  Prior to Capella, Cathy held a variety of University positions in both Minnesota and Wisconsin.  A former special educator in Wisconsin, Cathy has a license in Specific Learning Disabilities and earned her doctorate in Educational Policy and Administration from the University of Minnesota.