Cathy Badum




Cathy Badum graduated from Northern Arizona University with a Bachelor's of Science in Computer Science and Engineering. She also has a California CTE Teaching Credential for Information and Communication Technologies, Business and Finance, and Marketing, Sales, and Service.


Cathy has worked in the computer industry for 15 years as a Software Engineer primarily writing software, and also database operations. She worked at McDonnell Douglas Corporation on NASA team on the Artificial Intelligence research and development group; Logicon; Taco Bell Corporate T.A.C.O software team; to Universal Space Lines, a small start up commercial aerospace company.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Run her own dance company teaching classes and personal training
  • Worked with two Apollo Astronauts
  • Loves to swim, scrapbook, and play with her dog