Our staff provides expert clinical care to bring our clients to lasting recovery.

At Phoenix House, clients receive care from a multidisciplinary team of experts, including medical doctors, nurse practitioners, social workers, alcohol and drug dependency counselors, and other specialists. For these professionals, addiction treatment is more than just a job; it’s a passion. We invite you to learn more about our team by clicking the profiles below and by clicking here to learn more about the Phoenix House Leadership Team.

Our Chief Clinical Officer, Benjamin R. Nordstrom, M.D., Ph.D.

“We believe in using our clients’ strengths to help them develop and sustain a meaningful recovery from substance use disorders.”

Dr. Nordstrom is Senior Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer at Phoenix House.

California

Chinling Chen, LCSW

Senior Program & Campus Director
Chinling Chen, LCSW is the Senior Program and Campus Director for Phoenix  House Lake View Terrace in California.

Cory Brosch, LMFT

Director, Quality Resources
Cory has over 10 years of experience working in the mental health field and has been with Phoenix House since 2014.

Erik Sherman, MPH, ASW

Director of Client Experience
With a background as a clinical social worker, Erik works everyday to improve patient and family care.

Errol Small, MA

Program Director, Phoenix House Venice
Errol has nearly 20 years experience as a therapist, manager, and administrator.

Julie Miguel

Program Director
Julie Miguel, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, has been at Phoenix House since July 2017.

Shawna R. Morris, MPA

Senior Vice President and Executive Director
Shawna brings 26 years of experience in healthcare and behavioral health organizations.

Florida

David Fields

Clinical Director, Residential Services
David, a supervising counselor, supervises staff, counsels, & coordinates daily program activities.

Maria Alvarez

Vice President Florida
Maria's commitment to supporting recovery has helped drive her 10-year career at Phoenix House.

Massachusetts

Dan Pender

Director of Continuous Quality Improvement and Risk Management
Dan's expertise supports patient and staff care through quality improvement and risk management.

Doris Brown

Program Director
Doris brings more than 20 years experience serving women and children.

Melissa Nolan, RN

Regional Director, Rhode Island and Eastern Massachusetts Programs
Melissa has 17 years of experience in clinical, operational, and management. She also has a passion for the addiction field.

Michael Robert

Program Director
With a passion for helping people with addiction, Michael has been in the field for over two years.

Robert Jaszek

Program Director
Robert has realized that his passion for helping people translates into a fulfilling career in the addiction industry.

New Hampshire

Amelie Gooding

Program Director
Amelie has committed her long career in New Hampshire to improving outcomes for those suffering from addiction and co-occurring disorders.

Dan Pender

Director of Continuous Quality Improvement and Risk Management
Dan's expertise supports patient and staff care through quality improvement and risk management.

Peter Dal Pra, LADC, LCS

Program Director
Peter, a program director, has served as a leader and advocate for treatment in New Hampshire.

New York

Ann-Marie K. Foster, FACHE

Senior Vice President and Executive Director, New York
Ms. Foster brings more than 20 years of experience in healthcare to lead Phoenix House New York.

Germaine Ruffin

Program Director
Germaine is a dedicated professional who has been working in the field of Human Service since 2009.

Julia Floyd-Ventura

Vice President and Director of Mental Health and Military Services
Julia, director of mental health & military services, manages New York's mental health programs.

Kamala Greene Génecé, Ph.D.

New York Regional Clinical Director
Ms. Génecé, Ph.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist with extensive experience in behavioral health.

Shaun Willis

Director of Outpatient Services for Long Island
As director of outpatient services in Long Island, Shaun develops a vision of clinical excellence.

Rhode Island

Dan Pender

Director of Continuous Quality Improvement and Risk Management
Dan's expertise supports patient and staff care through quality improvement and risk management.

Kimberly Decoteaux

Program Director
Kim has developed her career as a nurse with Phoenix House since 2007.

Lee M. Bradshaw, MA, C.A.G.S., CAADC, QMHC

Director, Outpatient Services
Lee experience has 17 years working with Women, adolescents, mothers and children who are suffering from a substance use disorder.

Marie Moore

Program Director
A program director, Marie is certified to treat chemical dependency & co-occurring disorders.

Melissa Nolan, RN

Regional Director, Rhode Island and Eastern Massachusetts Programs
Melissa has 17 years of experience in clinical, operational, and management. She also has a passion for the addiction field.

Peter Mumma

Senior Vice President, New England Regional Executive
Pete has more than 25 years of clinical and administrative experience as a speaker, consultant and director of organizations in the behavioral health and addiction fields.

Texas

Drew Dutton

Program Director
Drew focuses on solutions and uses hands-on, experiential learning to help teens.

Kelly Garrett Aubry

Director of Residential and Outpatient Services
Kelly has experience treating psychiatric, behavioral & substance-related disorders.

Stefanie Kutra

Outpatient Manager
Stefanie has a master’s degree in marriage & family counseling and works as an outpatient counselor and supervisor.

Sulipsa Luque

Outpatient Manager
Sulipsa strives for positive communities that support clients and their families through their treatment journey.

Vermont

Aimee DiGiulio, MA, LADC, LCMHC

Program Director, Women's Community Program
With a strong educational background and field work, Aimee brings a wealth of value to Phoenix House.

Cynthia Marble

Program Director
With a Master's Degree in Counseling Psychology, Cynthia joined Phoenix House in 2004.

Dan Pender

Director of Continuous Quality Improvement and Risk Management
Dan's expertise supports patient and staff care through quality improvement and risk management.

James Henzel

Regional Program Director
James leads the RISE programs and builds up their services and community partnerships.

Virginia

Debby Taylor

Senior Vice President and Executive Director
With over 40 years of experience, Debby is an award-winning leader in her community and the field.

George Knoerlein

Director of Clinical Operations
As Director of Clinical Operations, George has worked with us from the beginning of his career in counseling.

Pattie Schneeman

Clinical Director
As clinical director, Pattie oversees programs, training, and compliance.

Susan Spies

Director of Nursing
A family nurse practitioner, Susan provides medical care for our clients.