Catherine Ann Lombard, M.A.


Catherine has more than fifteen years experience working in the computer industry as a technical writer and editor. Her international experience includes working for IBM Corporation and TIBCO in Silicon Valley, California; Canon Corporation in Tokyo; and Cedel Bank in Luxembourg.

Catherine is also a published writer of first personal essays, poetry, and news articles. Her work has appeared in the San Francisco ChronicleItaly Magazine, The Guardian Weekly, English Teaching Professional, Sky & Telescope Magazine, Ascent Magazine, the UT-Nieuws and numerous other publications.

She is available to write or edit in English:


"Catherine did a fantastic job with editing the articles for my PhD thesis. She always reviews the articles very quickly and I’m really happy with quality of her work. She is a friendly and flexible person to work with. I highly recommend her excellent service."

Pim Valentijn, Jan van Es Institute, The Netherlands

“Catherine is one of the best journalist I've had on board in four years. It is a great honor to work with her at the UT-Nieuws. She's on target, in touch with her readership, never misses a deadline and goes the extra mile to produce flawless copy with subject matter delving at the core of human experience. She's a sheer pleasure to work with and an asset to any company or individual interested in hiring her services, as a writer or a counselor.”

Robbin Engels, Business Owner and Former International Page Coordinator, UT-Nieuws

"Thank you again for your thorough and quick editing work! We really appreciate it and it was very helpful."

Hanneke Kip, MSc
Lecturer at the University of Twente

More Testimonials

Links to some of Catherine's published work:

"Bright Bulbs"
The Guardian Weekly

"What You Put in Your Glass - A Reflection for Ramadan"
Inter-religious Dialogue website

"Letter from the Netherlands"
The Guardian Weekly

"Communcating Across Cultures: The challenges of diversity"
The UT-Nieuws

"Giving Weight, Paying Attention"
Ascent Magazine

"Growing Wise with Age" and
"Learning to Surrender in my garden"
Soul's Code

"Giuseppa's Secret Ingredient"
The World is a Kitchen

"African wildlife monitored and protected"