Katie Allston, LCSW-C
Marian House Inc.
Over a decade ago, Katie Allston became the first lay leader to serve as executive director at the Marian House Inc., a Baltimore-based nonprofit that provides transitional and permanent housing to homeless women.
Since then, Marian House has gone on to win the prestigious Bank of America Neighborhood Builders award and expand its mission to serve more women.
Allston is a volunteer field instructor with the University of Maryland School of Social Work and a Girl Scout leader.