Cathey Stringam is a lead staffer with SXW who has demonstrated a great capacity to positively influence students and help them grow to their highest potential. Cathey has a solid cheer background, leading her Centennial High School teammates to consecutive New Mexico State runner-up titles, qualifying and competing with Knight Time Cheer at the U.S. All Star Federation-Cheerleading Worlds, cheering on the University of New Mexico-All Girl Team and competing in STUNT-The Sport. Prior to joining the staff at SXW, Cathey also served as a middle school coach and as a NMAA competition judge.

Cathey graduated from The University of New Mexico with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and strategic communication.

Using her communications skills, Cathey has taken over communications responsibilities at SXW, updating all of SXW’s social media platforms, writing and designing the SXW newsletter and ensuring the SXW website is current and effectively communicating SXW’s events and message to the public.