An innovator and entrepreneur, she has launched and developed many successful ministries. Among them are:
- Women in Leadership, a strategy to help influential women examine the spiritual side of their lives and
- Women Today, Canada, a strategy to equip and mobilize women to reach out to the world.
As part of her vision to reach and help women around the world, Katherine served as the producer and executive editor of Women Today Magazine, which was read in over 140 countries. In 1995, she began a website version of the magazine. In only a few years, the website grew to five websites, in English and French. At the time she transferred her ministry responsibilies to other women, over 220,000 women from 155 countries visited these websites every month. More than 11,000 women subscribe to her devotionals.
When Dreams Come True: Her first book, When Dreams Come True: Women Today Online was published in September 2001. In October of that same year she was included in The Celebration of Women, a book that profiled influential Christian leaders from around the world. Articles about her have been published in several publications such as Faith Today, Maranatha, and Christian Leadership.
Retirement With a Purpose: In 2002, Katherine decided to target another Internet audience – men and women over 50 years of age. In September of that year Retirement With a Purpose was launched. The purpose of this monthly e-zine was to be a resource to both men and women who are seeking for opportunities to have a significant impact during the second half of their lives. In the 33 months she directed this website, the audience grew to over 95,000 visitors from 195 countries each month.
Secrets of Success: Together with a motivated team, Marvin and Katherine directed Secrets of Success TV programs and website for over four years. Millions of people were exposed to the gospel and thousands committed their lives to Jesus Christ.
Thoughts About God is her most recent website. Together with her staff team they:
-Teach people to walk in the power of God’s Holy Spirit.
-Inspire and teach people to know their God and obey Him.
-Introduce people to God’s Son, Jesus Christ.
Katherine has a history of trusting God for the impossible and working hard.
She was born in born Bassano, Alberta. Now she and her husband Marvin live in British Columbia’s beautiful Fraser Valley. It was during a successful business career that God changed their priorities and they committed themselves to helping fulfill their Lord's Great Commission.
They were leaders within Campus Crusade for Christ, International, for over 36 years. They now help other organizations with similar goals.
They have four grown children, eleven grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
For relaxation, Katherine enjoys walking, reading, golfing and gardening.