Catherine Buchanan

EVP, Talent & Culture Strategy

Cat joined Valiant in 2008 as an IT Recruiter and was promoted into leading the Recruiting and Human Resources teams. With more than two decades of professional experience in Information Technology Talent Acquisition, she is an integral part of the team by managing the full life cycle hiring process. She possesses the proven ability to manage the recruiting team in identifying, interviewing, and hiring talented IT professionals for our federal, state, and local government clients. She is known for her organization and ability to analyze situations, develop and implement processes to ensure efficiency. She places a high value on the honesty and integrity of her and her team’s work.
Cat earned her Bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. She was born and raised in North Carolina and now resides in Wake Forest with her husband and 2 children. Outside of spending time with her family and friends, some of her favorite activities include wakeboarding, snowboarding, music concerts, and traveling. She equally loves visiting the mountains and beaches of North Carolina.