Catrin grew up in south Devon, before studying European Drama and French at Sussex University. She moved to Scotland in 2008, managing the pilot arts-in-prisons initiative Inspiring Change before working as part of the core team behind NVA’s Speed of Light. As a freelance producer Catrin oversaw the partnership between Glasgow 2014′s Commonwealth Ceremonies and UNICEF, research and engagement projects for The Common Guild and Stills, and is one of the Directors of Rothesay Pavilion.