Cathie is and experienced accounting and finance professional who has worked with Hyperion applications in both the user community, and as an instructor and consultant. She began her career as an Auditor for KPMG and later become AVP, Financial Reporting for a commercial bank. Cathie then became well acquainted with software when she joined Hyperion where she was an instructor, consultant, and eventually led the custom training team.
She returned to the user side as Sr. Manager of Financial Systems for a healthcare technology provider responsible for providing HFM support for 150+ global users and ensuring that finance met its objectives in consolidation and financial closing, forecasting and budgeting, and SOX controls. Cathie was also responsible for the design, development and delivery of instructor-led and web-based custom training solutions for global users of HFM, OBIEE, Smart View and Essbase.