Cathy Keays grew up in McMasterville on Montreal’s south shore but has lived in Montreal now for 40 years. She studied illustration and Design at Dawson College and completed a Bachelor’s in Fine Arts at Concordia University. She is a stay at home mom who enjoys drawing and painting in her spare time. She enjoyed teaching art to her daughter and friends over the years. She plans to teach part time in community centers and women’s shelters. She enjoys volunteering. She has been a member of WASM since April 2014 and joined the board not long after. She is excited to be a member of such an inspiring association.