Kathy came to Uplift Family Services from Hoge Fenton, a law firm in San Jose, where she last served as managing shareholder. She is a member of the Santa Clara County Bar Association, where she previously served in numerous leadership roles, including president. She is a senior fellow with American Leadership Forum Silicon Valley and previously served as chair of its board of directors. She was also chair of the Board of Trustees for The Health Trust, a board member of the Silicon Valley Central Chamber of Commerce and a board member of the Santa Clara School of Law Board of Visitors. In addition, she was awarded a Woman of Influence Award by the Silicon Valley Business Journal.
Kathryn McCarthy, Esq., Chief Executive Officer/President, joined Uplift Family Services in 2010 and has previously held the roles of chief legal counsel, chief administrative officer, and chief operating officer/general counsel. Prior to that, she spent 26 years in private legal practice, 14 of which were as outside counsel to Uplift Family Services.