Ms. Catherine “Cathy” Lytle is an experienced Electrical Engineer with extensive working knowledge in computer networks and network management.

She has significant working experience in communication systems, acoustics, sonar arrays, and network control. During her tenure at Stanford Telecommunications, Ms. Lytle rose to the rank of Director of Program Control. She also served on the Board of Directors for HP OpenView Forum. In prior years she held systems engineering positions at GTE and Gould Corporation.

Ms. Lytle was an Electrical Engineer for 12 years before becoming a registered patent agent before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Being the president of her own patent agency, Ms. Lytle has been a patent agent for 15 years.  She has extensive experience in client counseling, patent preparation and patent prosecution. Recent technologies of focus include robotics, software and electro-mechanical guided vehicles.


  • Education: BSEE U of Maryland
  • MSECE George Mason University