Catherine Guthrie

Board Member


Catherine Guthrie is the former President of advertising agency Leo Burnett Worldwide, where she spent 34 years managing large global clients. Her time working and living overseas, often traveling to the Global South, gave Catherine firsthand experience with the plight of refugees. She has been tutoring English at RefugeeOne since 2016.

Catherine currently serves on the Board of Directors for NorthShore University Health Systems. She received a BA in communications and BS in Journalism from the University of Colorado.

Catherine and her husband Warren live in Winnetka and have three sons.