Catherine Fraser is the Director of Development for Healing Hands of Joy, an NGO in Ethiopia. She formerly served as a health and social policy analyst, based in Ottawa, Ontario. She holds a B.A. in Geography from the University of Northern British Columbia and an M.A. in Health Geography from Queen's University. Her professional interests include exploring the ways that economic, social and health policies impact the health of Canadians. Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, she loves exploring Canada's wilderness, setting out on foot or in her kayak.