Cathy is a Toronto Realtor with an interest in so much more than homes. She has been recognised for her outstanding volunteer contribution to Boys’ & Girls’ Clubs and for her work in Drug Abuse Prevention Programs. She is a Toronto Master Gardener, Toronto Botanical Garden Board Director, Toronto Beekeepers Co-operative (TBC) Past-Chair, and founder of “Bees Are Life Inc.”. Cathy took up urban beekeeping as a hobby in 2004. Now, she and the TBC work in partnership with FoodShare, managing beehives at high profile Toronto locations. She enjoys teaching and inspiring a new generation to grow plants (especially edibles) that attract bees and other pollinators, and is part of the movement to truly turn “Hogtown into a Bee City”.