Catherine was born in Queens, New York, and became Miss Virginia United States in 2006. She placed third in the national pageant and won the Miss Photogenic award. She went on to study drama and psychology at the University of Virginia, where she graduated alongside Tina Fey and Benjamin McKenzie.
Catherine went on to guest star in several television series, including Gossip Girl, 90210, and Mistresses. She rose to fame in 2019 with television series Ballers and FBI'. In 2021, she was cast in a recurring role as Nicolette Baptiste in Good Trouble.
|2008||Gossip Girl||Girl with Dan|
|2012||Grace and Sullivan||Grace Kim|
|2015||Hawaii Five-0||Nani Kalakaua|
|2020||FBI||Special Agent Emily Ryder|
|2021||Good Trouble||Nicolette Baptiste|
- Good Trouble is the second Freeform series in which Catherine appears in. She previously appeared in the 2015 series Stitchers in a single-episode appearance.