Cathy Fernandez has been with LCDS since 2003, when she started as the middle school boys’ soccer coach. She graduated from UCLA with a degree in Communication Studies. While in college, her love of sports had her playing on intramural teams, for the women’s JV basketball team and attending John Wooden practices. Throughout high school, Cathy also played softball, ran track, played volleyball and loved Powder Puff Football. She began her coaching career 27 years ago while coaching her children in soccer. At the youth, middle school and high school level, she has coached basketball, t-ball, soccer, lacrosse, cross country and roller hockey. She previously taught prekindergarten PE, and just saw her last class for that age level graduate. Cathy currently teaches fourth and fifth grade PE, coaches middle school soccer, basketball, cross country and girls’ lacrosse and serves as the director for PE and athletics. In her free time, she loves to cook, play golf, be a mom and watch the NBA.