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Chief Program Officer

Kim Massenburg

Dr. Kim Massenburg holds a doctorate in counselor education and supervision from Argosy University. She has over 15 years of servicing individuals impacted by homelessness, domestic violence, mental health and substance abuse, and trauma. Dr. Massenburg has 12 years of experience supervising staff, facilitating trainings and community workshops covering a variety of topic, and has held certification in domestic violence and substance abuse during her professional tenure. In addition, Dr. Massenburg has ten years of program development and evaluation experience. Dr. Massenburg has dedicated her life to improving the lives of those in need. She has a proven track record of developing programs and staff, providing leadership and improving the services provided to targeted populations. Before joining Cara Collective, Dr. Massenburg served as Executive Director of Margaret Fuller Neighborhood House in Cambridge, MA for almost three years.

Kim’s first job: “Working as a pharmacy technician during summer vacations while obtaining my undergraduate degree.”

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