Staff

Executive & Senior Leadership

Stuart-Smith
Stuart Smith
Chairman

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John Seeland, JD, MBA, MHS
Chief Executive Officer

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George Gatski
George Gatski, MBA, CADC
Chief Operating Officer

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Johanna OFlaherty
Johanna O’Flaherty, PhD, LADAC II, CEAP
Senior Fellow of Clinical Services

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Mel Pohl
Mel Pohl, MD, FASAM
Medical Director

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Ellen Plaze
Director of Business Development

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Admissions & Outreach

Outreach

Vanessa Star-Commisky
Vanessa Star-Commisky
Community Relations Representative

Dave Weinrod
David Weinrod
North West Marketing Representative

Matt Bunch
Matt Bunch
Business Development Manager

Irene-Hicks
Irene Hicks
Community Services Specialist

Reade-Hulburd
Reade Hulburd
Community Relations Representative

Dominick-Guinn
Dominick Guinn
Community Relations Representative

Admissions

Darcey Yurek
Darcy Yurek, BS
Director of Admissions

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Toni
Antoinette ‘Toni’ Sanders
Senior Admissions Counselor

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Kristi Gibon
Kristi Gibson
Senior Admissions Counselor

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Jillian
Jillian Repp
Admissions Counselor

Nursing & Medical Staff

GretaWeb
Greta Mann
Director of Nursing

Kim Barfell
Kim Barfell, LPN
Licensed Practical Nurse

Carson Davis
Carson Davis, RN
Registered Nurse

Eva Mendoza
Eva Mendoza-Rader, MA
Medical Assistant

Karri Donham
Karri Donham, MA
Medical Assistant

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Mary Streets, LPN
Licensed Practical Nurse

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Qiyan Benford, MA
Medical Assistant

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Connie Ellis, LPN
Licensed Practical Nurse

Dazamarie-Wells-Dismukes
Dazamarie Wells-Dismukes, MA
Medical Assistant

Counseling & Clinicial Staff

Dan Shiode
Dan Shiode, PhD
Clinical Director

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Rob Hunter
Robert Hunter, PhD
Consulting Psychologist

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Inpatient & Residential Counselors

Paul Hinshaw
Paul Hinshaw, CADC
Senior Inpatient Counselor

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Gail Papandrea, MS, LADC
Inpatient Counselor

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Norma Faries, CADC
Inpatient Counselor

Stephanie Lara
Stephanie Lara
Case Manager

Alvin-Elliott
Alvin Elliot
Residential Services Manager & Alumni Coordinator

Outpatient Counselors

Hortensia DeJesus
Hortensia DeJesus, BA, CADC
Family and Outpatient Services Manager

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Anna Szostak
Anna Szostak, CADC
IOP Counselor

Laura Plowman
Laura Plowman, BA, CADC
IOP Counselor

Inpatient & Residential Clinical Support Staff

Angelo Mandell
Angelo Mandell
Clinical Associate Manager

Dusty Howland
Dusty Howland
Clinical Associate

Marlene Barajas
Marlene Barajas
Clinical Associate

Danielle-Allen
Danielle Allen
Clinical Associate

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Blake Bunker
Clinical Associate

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Sara Kinkade
Clinical Associate

Ariann-Chelli
Ariann Chelli
Clinical Associate

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Howard Wolbert
Clinical Associate

Brent-Poradish
Brent Poradish
Clinical Associate

Omar-Heras
Omar Heras
Clinical Associate

Kimbra-Webb
Kimbra Webb
Clinical Associate

Holistic & Wellness

Susan Rocchio
Susan Rocchio
Licensed Massage Therapist

Rick Bakir
Rich Bakir, DC
Chiropractic

Jessica Walter
Jessica Walter, OMD
Acupuncture

Jason Harper
Jason Harper, AFFA
Personal Trainer & Strength Trainer

Cheryl Slader
Cheryl Slader
Certified Jivamukti Yoga Instructor

Intake & Utilization Review

Sandra Michael
Sandra Michael, CADC-I
Utilization Review

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Tiffani Butler
Tiffany Simmons
Client Care Coordinator

  • Just in case I have never said it, thank you for everything you have done for me to get me back on the road to recovery and finding myself. Brian C., Alumni

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