Cooper Selected for Leadership Program

September 21, 2018

Cathy Cooper, Chief Human Resource Office for United Church Homes and Services, has been selected to participate in Leadership Catawba.  Leadership Catawba is sponsored by the Catawba County Chamber of Commerce and provides an 8-month commitment of immersion into community.  Participants receive situational leadership training and are challenged to organize and execute a group project that directly addresses a critical issues in the community.

Cooper is a native of North Carolina and has pursued a career in the hospitality industry for 25 years with emphasis in Human Resources for the past 14 years. She holds a Senior Professional Human Resources (SPHR) Certification and a Society of Human Resources Management-Senior Certified Profession (SHRM-SCP) Certification.

United Church Homes & Services, a not-for-profit corporation located in Newton, NC, operates three continuing care retirement communities, a PACE (Program for All-inclusive Care for the Elderly), and seven affordable senior housing communities across North Carolina and Virginia.  For additional information, contact Joy Cline at 465-8014 or visit our website at