Our Team

LEADERSHIP TEAM

Marsha Stone: Founder & Chief Strategy Officer

Marsha Stone, a world-renowned speaker, visionary, and respected leader in the field of addiction recovery serves as the Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of BRC Healthcare. Having previously served as Chief Executive Officer of BRC Recovery, Marsha has been responsible for the growth, development, and founding of each of the BRC Healthcare which covers the entire continuum and all levels of care. With her leadership, BRC Recovery has expanded its pioneer reputation and lives fully into its purpose of Bringing Real Change to the face of addiction for over 13 years.

Marsha regularly speaks at top industry conferences around the world and frequently appears on various media outlets including A&E InterventionDr. Phil, and The Doctors. Marsha integrates her own battle and triumph over addiction into providing the most effective and quality rehabilitative programming possible to those struggling with addictive disorders.

Marsha holds a Juris Doctorate with the distinction of Academic Excellence from North Carolina Central University, a Bachelor of Arts in English from Elizabeth City State University, and is a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor in Texas.

Drew Rothermel: Chief Executive Officer

Andrew J. “Drew” Rothermel, is one of the leading C-suite executives in the national treatment industry.  Over his 20-year career, Rothermel has served as Chief Executive Officer for Origins Behavioral Healthcare, Caron Treatment Center’s Florida Operations, and currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of BRC Healthcare.

Drew is a recognized entrepreneur and treatment legal advocate in leading the reform of key healthcare legislation with regard to addicted individuals and their constitutional protection under the Americans with Disability’s Act throughout the state of Florida. In addition, Drew is an industry authority on and Mergers/Acquisitions, startups, and mobilizing communities in support of recovery services.

He holds his B.S. in Finance and his MBA from the University of Richmond – Robins School of Business.  Rothermel also earned his Juris Doctor Law Degree from the University of Richmond’s School of Law.

Mandy Baker: Chief Clinical Officer

Amanda K. (Mandy) Baker, MS, LCDC is the Chief Clinical Officer for BRC Healthcare, overseeing all clinical services offered at BRC Recovery, Spearhead Lodge, and Makana Path. She is the former Vice President of Clinical Services at Origins Recovery Centers, where she oversaw five levels of care in four facilities. She has also held positions at The Ranch at Dove Tree, and Texas Tech Center for Students in Recovery. At Texas Tech, Mandy and her team were instrumental in developing the recovery campus movement, which has significantly impacted the ways in which colleges address addiction. Her experience working with prestigious treatment facilities and collegiate programs throughout the state of Texas, helping people of all ages to find recovery, makes her a prime candidate to be running clinical operations for BRC Healthcare.

Tracie Ogle: Vice President of Texas Operations

Tracie Ogle is the Vice President of Texas Operations for BRC Healthcare, overseeing all residential programming and day to day operations. Tracie has worked in the chemical dependency field for nine years. She began her career at BRC Recovery as a Resident Care Associate. She has also worked as Executive Director of the women’s program and from there quickly advanced to an executive role due to her dedication and enthusiasm. Through Tracie’s own personal experience, she has been able to help others on their journey from addiction to recovery. Tracie is committed to her own professional, mental, physical, spiritual, and emotional development. In her private life, Tracie enjoys traveling and spending time with her grandchildren.

Ruth Ann Rigby: Chief Development Officer

Ruth Ann Rigby is a prominent figure in the addiction recovery and mental health industry working with some of the leading treatment providers in the nation, recognized by a resolution from Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant for her dedication to fighting for those caught in addiction within our communities. Ruth Ann has served on the board of numerous community organizations, such as the American Diabetes Association, National Alliance for Mental Illness (Mississippi Chapter) and National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers. Her leadership in action has been proven over and over again by her tireless energy and passion to change and save a person’s life. Ruth Ann, along with her husband Lt. (Ret) Joseph Rigby, are cofounders of a 501c3 nonprofit organization called First Responders of Mississippi to help first responders (Individuals, Families and Agencies) in their greatest time of need with assistance, wellness and hope.

Drew Rothermel: Chief Executive Officer

Andrew J. “Drew” Rothermel, is one of the leading C-suite executives in the national treatment industry.  Over his 20-year career, Rothermel has served as Chief Executive Officer for Origins Behavioral Healthcare, Caron Treatment Center’s Florida Operations, and currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of BRC Healthcare.

Drew is a recognized entrepreneur and treatment legal advocate in leading the reform of key healthcare legislation with regard to addicted individuals and their constitutional protection under the Americans with Disability’s Act throughout the state of Florida. In addition, Drew is an industry authority on and Mergers/Acquisitions, startups, and mobilizing communities in support of recovery services.

He holds his B.S. in Finance and his MBA from the University of Richmond – Robins School of Business.  Rothermel also earned his Juris Doctor Law Degree from the University of Richmond’s School of Law.

Patrick McNamee: Vice President of Business Development

Patrick McNamee is the Vice President of Business Development for BRC Healthcare, interfacing with staff and families from across the country. His expertise in customer service and knowledge of recovery creates a smooth transition from their communities to our recovery center. Patrick has worked in the chemical dependency field for over ten years. Prior to his current position, Patrick worked as a Resident Care Associate, Alumni Coordinator, and Director of Admissions. Patrick holds a B.A. in history from Angelo State University and has worked as a secondary geography teacher. He is passionate about working with families and helping others recover. In his private life, Patrick enjoys traveling, cooking, gardening, and collecting antiques.

CLINICAL STAFF

Leila Anderson, LMFT: Executive Director
John McCrory, LCDCi: Counselor
Tameka Thompson, LPC-Intern: Counselor
Alicia Freeman, LPC-Intern: Counselor

NURSING STAFF

Aaron Ball: Director of Nursing
Rebecca Frederick: RN
Jeri Sukits: RN
Leah Matlock: RN
Rachel Krenek: LVN
Amber Fortino: LVN
Michelle Emerson: LVN
Nevine Sharpe: LVN
Taccara Wright: LVN

THERAPY

Joe Roller, LPC, LCDC: Counselor
Julie Jones, LPC-S, LCDC: Counselor

MEDICAL COORDINATORS

Jillian White: Medical Coordinator
Kristi Miles: Medical Coordinator

CLIENT COORDINATORS

Kim Gilligan: Client Coordinator
Briley Curry: Client Coordinator

UTILIZATION REVIEW

Kimberly Schrader: Insurance Billing Coordinator
Susan Parnell: Insurance Billing Coordinator
Ricka Messerve: Insurance Billing Assistant
William Prater, MD: Insurance Billing Coordinator

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Caitlin Stowell: National Referral Relations Manager

Caitlin is an active member in the recovery community and is passionate about helping those suffering from the disease of addiction. Caitlin has been with the BRC Recovery Family of Programs as a National Referral Relations Specialist since 2014. She has previously worked in office management and marketing with several companies, including Metro Atlanta Recovery Residences. Caitlin is part of the ARISE Intervention Network and is trained in the ARISE Continuing Care Intervention Model.

Caroline Park: National Referral Relations Manager

Caroline began her career in the addiction treatment field in 2011, and she has had the opportunity to work for some of the finest treatment facilities in the industry. She is committed to personal growth in every aspect of her life, and is passionate about the life-changing work that is done through the BRC Recovery Family of Programs.

Jana Tufty: National Referral Relations Manager

Jana started working in the field of addiction and mental health in 2003, and has been apart of the recovery community since 2002. She is passionate about helping people find their authentic selves and recovery in every aspect of their life. She is also committed to her own personal growth attending multiple workshops yearly. In 2014 she decided to go back to school and obtained her Masters in Counseling (School & Clinical Mental Health) at the University of South Dakota. She is excited about coming back to this industry and working for BRC.

Haley Sola: Marketing Manager

Haley is the Marketing Manager for the BRC Recovery Family of Programs, serving as an important link between the surrounding communities of Austin, Texas and the BRC Family of Programs. Haley is an alumna of the BRC Recovery Women’s Program and is passionate about sharing her experience to help others suffering from the diseases of alcoholism and drug addiction. Haley began her career with BRC Recovery in 2016 and has served as an RCA and the Office Manager before transitioning onto the Business Development Team. Haley is committed to a life of sobriety and living happy, joyous, and free.

FAMILY PROGRAM

Lane Rust: Director of Family Services
Kendall Swanson: Family Recovery Coordinator

ALUMNI SERVICES

Scott Hammond: Alumni Coordinator
Manasi Sinha: Alumni Coordinator

ADMINISTRATIVE

Whitney Linder: Office Manager
Brittany Brizendine: Executive Assistant/HR Manager
Mai Tran: Accountant
Steve Murdock: CFO

ADMISSIONS

Allen Joblinske: Director of Admissions
Caitlin Morgan: Admissions Coordinator
Bailey Robertson: Admissions Coordinator
Kevin Carretta: Financial Analyst
Tara Maxwell: Admissions Coordinator
Luke David: Admission Coordinator

PROGRAM

Leah Kolke: 12 Step Coordinator
Matt Page: Lead RCA
Paul Saucedo: Chef

IT

James Young: IT Support Specialist

OPERATIONS

Michele Felfe: Operations Supervisor
Michael Elliott
Bayley Cannon
Evan Leger

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