Catrina began her 11 years of experience, in Early Childhood, here at OTC. She completed her A.A.S in Early Childhood Development, while working as a work-study at the OTC ECEC. Catrina then went on to teach ages 2-5, for 5 years, and serve as an Assistant Director of a non-profit preschool for 2 1/2 years. While Catrina gained more experience, she completed her B.S. in Child and Family Development at Missouri State University. In January 2020, she began working part-time as the Office Assistant at the OTC ECEC and was promoted to a full-time Assistant Teacher in March 2020. Catrina most enjoys building relationships with the children she teaches and loves having the opportunity to watch those children grow and learn.