Catherine Howe Adoption SpecialistCatherine Howe, CCLS
Program Director
chowe@deaconessadoption.org

Catherine joined the DPA staff in May 2006. Her passion includes providing counsel and support to women and to assist adoptive families during their journey of adoption.

Prior to her position as an Adoption Supervisor, Catherine worked as an Adoption Specialist at DPA and as a Child Life Specialist at the Children’s Hospital at OU Medical Center for eight years. In this position, she provided social, emotional and developmental support to hospitalized children and their families. One of her most difficult assignments included assisting families during the Oklahoma City Bombing.

Catherine has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Family Relation and Child Development from Oklahoma State University. She is a Certified Child Life Specialist. She enjoys shopping, going to the beach and spending time with family and friends.

Catherine shares her work experience at DPA.