Catharine ‘Cat’ Wray was born and raised in the Washington, DC area and then attended Duke University, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience. Duke was also where she met her husband, Jonathan ‘Jon’ Wray. Catworked for several years in Medical Research before becoming a full-time mother and volunteer. Her children both attend SMMUSD schools. Cat has been very active in the PTAs of her children’s schools (especially fundraising) and is currently serving on the PTA Executive Board at Lincoln. Cat and Jon moved to Santa Monica in 2005 and absolutely love it. Cat is a strong supporter of the education system in Santa Monica, and loves supporting all the children in the District.