She appears in "Search Committee" and reveals that she is old friends with one of the applicants for the manager job, Nellie Bertram.
When Jo finds out about Gabe's current personal issues concerning Erin and Andy, she decides to transfer him back to the Florida headquarters.
Devon (dressed as a hobo) was reluctantly laid off by Michael on "Halloween", and took it badly, smashing a pumpkin on Michael's car in retaliation.
After she shows off her legs to him, Jim finally tells her that he is happily married, and is not interested in her.She also tells the committee to grant Dwight an interview, saying she likes "a little bit of crazy." In the eighth-season premiere, "The List", Jim recounts to the camera crew how Robert California was hired as branch manager over the summer, but immediately quit, drove all the way to Sabre headquarters in Florida, and then convinced Jo to give him her position as the company's CEO (in reality, Bates left The Office due to her commitment to Harry's Law).However, Jo remains as chairman of the board, and Robert still refers to Jo as his boss.She is not shown returning from Florida with her co-workers, Devon White (Devon Abner) is an office worker in Supplier Relations.He was an office employee who sat across from Creed (who was directly responsible for getting Devon fired, to save his own job).During her time at the office, Cathy maintained a fairly inconspicuous presence, and while the members of the staff who bothered to pay her any heed often maligned or trifled her (Dwight in particular), she was able to find common ground with Jim, with whom she developed a rapport.