Cathy has started worship services and churches and has served in numerous capacities in new church development, including worship. She serves as a coach for HCI (Healthy Church Initiative) and continues to serve as a church planting coach and worship consultant across the country. Cathy teaches worship and church planting workshops. She has evaluated too many worship services to count in a variety of settings, from very small to very large in nearly every mainline denomination. Cathy also continues to work for her home Conference (the Minnesota Annual Conference and the Dakotas-Minnesota Episcopal Area of the United Methodist Church) in a coaching and consulting role for worship and new church development.