About Deborah Kincade Rambo, LICSW

Ms. Rambo is the President of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Boston.

Deborah Kincade Rambo is the President and CEO of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Boston. In her current role, Ms. Rambo is responsible for guiding the strategic direction of one of the largest social services, not-for-profit agencies in Massachusetts.

For more than 32 years, Ms. Rambo has had the opportunity to serve in all of Catholic Charities’ community service centers and divisions as an advocate for the poor and working poor.

In her previous position as Vice President of Services, Ms. Rambo had management oversight responsibility for all programs and services offered by the agency. Most notably, under her leadership, the agency’s Child Care division has grown into an industry leader, the English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) programs have been consistently recognized as among the highest quality in the state, and youth programs like the Teen Center at St. Peter’s have earned recognition by state and local leaders for their innovation and efficacy.

During the more than 15 years after joining Catholic Charities, Ms. Rambo served as a clinical social worker and program director, working with at risk children and families in disadvantaged communities.

Ms. Rambo holds a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Sociology from Pennsylvania State University and a Masters of Social Work (MSW) degree from Boston College.

Ms. Rambo is the oldest of six children raised in Strafford, PA. A resident of Boston for 20-plus years, Ms. Rambo’s two children are graduates of the Boston Public School system. Her daughter, Kate, is a graduate of Seton Hall University and her son, Michael, is a graduate of Suffolk University. She and her husband continue to reside in Boston.