Kathleen Dodge, LADC

Substance Abuse Counselor/Case Manager, Sheehan’s Women’s Program in Tewksbury


Kate currently works as a substance abuse counselor in a residential treatment facility for a non-profit company that services the Lowell, MA area. She brings first-hand knowledge to board from the perspective of the clients served.

Kate has been with the Link House Board of Directors since July 2018. She has live experience having been sober for the past decade. Kate lives in the area with her husband where they are both active in the local AA community. Kate received her BA in Elementary Educations from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst in 1990. She recently completed the Alcohol and Drug Certificate Program at Northern Essex Community College graduating with high honors and recently passed the state licensing exam.

She lives with her husband in Newburyport and has adult children, a daughter and a son. For fun, Kate enjoys playing hockey.