Kate, a California native, graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Sociology. Her passion for helping those suffering from the disease of addiction has led her to a variety of roles in the field of addiction treatment, including providing psycho-social support to clients at a detox facility, private sober companion services, managing a female sober living home, and director of a vocational program assisting in successful transitions out of treatment for addicts and alcoholics.
Kate has also served as Executive Director of a local non-profit. Kate joined the amazing team at Ascend in 2014. She believes strongly in Ascend’s program and has seen first-hand the healing and growth that Ascend can give each client, as her husband is Ascend alumni. In her spare time, Kate enjoys reading, watching movies, organizing anything and everything, and most importantly, spending time with her husband and step-son.