Catherine Pringle is a communications professional and advocate for the increased awareness of and support for those suffering from mental health issues. Having suffered from severe anxiety and depression, she is extremely passionate about the cause. Catherine and her mother Valerie have been the subject of an ad campaign for the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), as well as acting as spokespeople for CAMH’s Christmas fundraising campaign ‘Gifts of Light’. They have also spoken to groups around the province about the need for greater access to mental health care and breaking down the stigma that surrounds mental illness. Catherine recently completed her MBA at the Richard Ivey School of Business in London, Ontario.