Cathal is currently a Councillor on Cork County Council.
- Cork County Councillor 2013 co-opted to replace John Mulvihill Snr.
- Process Operator in Pfizer Pharm. Ringaskiddy , Cork
- Cork County Council Planning SPC
- Chairman of Cobh Youth Services (Chill on the Hill) for the last 7 years, on committee there for last 20 years
- Chairman of Springfield Ramblers Schoolboys Club in Cobh for the last 8 years
- Past Chairman of Rushbrooke Lawn Tennis and Croquet club
- Past chairman of Roof Junior Vincent de Paul in Cobh
- 22/9/1963 Born in Cork
- Leaving Cert 1981
- Certificate in Electrical Engineering
- Certificate in Health and Safety
- Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain