Catherine Jacobson retired from Providence Health and Services in 2014 after 30 years as an office administrator. She graduated from Western Baptist College (now Corban University) in Salem, OR and from Northwest Baptist Seminary, Tacoma, WA. Her husband, Mark Jacobson is a professor in the Corban University School of Ministry in Salem, Oregon. They have two grown daughters and three grandchildren. They enjoy cycling and exploring Oregon—their new home.