Catalina holds a degree in Cultural Anthropology from National School of Anthropology in Mexico, and an incomplete degree in Physics and Mathematics from University of Chile. She also finished a postgraduate course on Gender Studies at UNESCO and The Organization of American States (OEAS). In Chile, she worked at the Catholic University in the Sociology Department. Afterwords, Catalina founded a tech company where she provided IT consulting to private and public sector clients, as well as developed marketing and advertising campaigns.
She works in kreuzwerker since April 2017 as a Project Manager. She has worked with programs and services in the cloud, such as AWS, Wordpress, Databases, and Wowza Streaming services. In addition to working for kreuzwerker, she is also a co-founder of a NGO where she is developing and supporting projects for the empowering of women. In her leisure time, Catalina likes reading and doing sports, such as cycling and Yoga.