Staff

Bruce Cruser
Executive Director

Rachel Beck-Berman
Virginia COPES (COVID-19) Warm Line Manager

Cheryl DeHaven
Peer-Run Warm Line Manager

Danielle Donaldson
Program Manager

Heather Fossen
Senior Recovery Education Facilitator

Caitlyn Fralin
Social Media

Paula Gorman
Warm Line On-Call Support/Spanish Services

Kevin Kelly
Senior Recovery Education Facilitator

Jerri Knight 
Peer Recovery Specialist
with Alive RVA partnership

Jonathan Lang
Peer Recovery Specialist
with Alive RVA partnership

Aimable Munyakayanza
Bookkeeper

Keisha Patterson
Warm Line On-Call Support

David Rockwell
Warm Line Team Lead

Jenny Sappington
Outreach Coordinator

Carly Ward
MSW Intern, University of Denver

Jessica Whitton
Peer Recovery Specialist
with Alive RVA partnership

Eddie Wiggins
Probation Peer Support Manager

Board of Directors

President
Anna Mendez
Partner for Mental Health - Charlottesville

Vice President
Rev. Arcelia Jackson

Treasurer
Sheila Crowley

Secretary
Jeannette Doree
Magellan Virginia

Lakshmi Algappan
Ernst & Young

Stephanie Barker
McKesson Corp.

Teresa Caviness

Matthew Cobb
Williams Mullen

Tanyea Darrisaw, M.Acc, MEd

Lauren Stevens
Richmond Behavioral Health Authority

Snapper Tams, Esq.

Jennifer Wicker
Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association

 

 

 

 

 

Advisory Council

Cynthia Evans
Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board

Heather Fossen
Senior MHAV Recovery Education Facilitator

Kevin Kelly
Senior MHAV Recovery Education Facilitator

Yolande Long
VOCAL Virginia

Tracy Ringquist
Rappahannock Area Community Services Board

Leroy Robinson
New River Valley Community Services

David Rockwell