2018 William L. White Distinguished Lifetime Achievement Awardee
Bev Haberle served for 40 years as the Executive Director of The Council of Southeast Pennsylvania, Inc., a non-profit recovery community organization that provides prevention, intervention, education, advocacy, and addiction recovery solutions. For the past 22 years, Bev served as the Project Director for Pennsylvania Recovery Organization-Achieving Community Together (PRO-ACT), a grassroots advocacy initiative that promotes the rights of, and ensures opportunities, for those suffering from substance use disorders, members of the recovery community, and their family members.
Bev holds a Master’s degree in Human Services, is a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drugs Counselor, and a Certified Intervention Professional. She is the co-founder of the National Intervention Network. Bev has served on a number of local, state and national Boards, Coalitions and Committees. In the past, she had been a member of the Board of Directors for the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc., Vice Chairwoman for the National Board of Directors for Faces & Voices of Recovery and also Co-Chair of Philadelphia’s Office of Addiction Services Advisory Board, to name a few.
Bev is a person in long-term recovery (47 years) and a person of faith. She is an ordained Elder of her Church. She has been an active advocate on behalf of those with substance use disorders, their families and the community at large for over 40 years.
Bev enjoys cooking, spending time with her family and takes pleasure in spending quiet time at the Jersey Shore. Congratulations, Mrs. Beverly Haberle, for receiving the 2018 Distinguished Lifetime Achievement Award!