Board And Staff

Concord Counseling Services

Board of Directors

Derrick Manley - KEMBA Financial Credit Union - Chairperson

Brian Pierson - Mt. Carmel Health Systems - Chair-elect

Anna Schiffbauer - Hamilton Capital Management, Inc. - Secretary

Justin Satin - Victoria's Secret - Treasurer and Past Chair

Larry Jenkins - Human Resource Services, Inc. - Capital Campaign Chair

Linda Bokros - South-Western City Schools (retired)

Sandra Gose - Big Lots

Kim Kellogg - Westerville Chamber of Commerce

Jennifer Lewis - Associate, Bailey Cavalieri, LLC

James McCann - Westerville City Schools (retired)

John B.C. Porter - Attorney, Carlile Patchen & Murphy LLP

Kathleen Ryan - Otterbein University

Michael L. Sawyers - Superintendent; New Albany-Plain Local Schools

Mary Jo Savarese - Progressive Medical, Inc. (retired)

Fara Waugh - SourcePoint

Anamaria Webb - Ashland University - Columbus Center


Leadership Team

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Connie Emerson, LISW-S, Executive Director

Linda Jakes, LISW-S, Associate Director

Chuck Vranekovic, Chief Financial Officer

Dena Gost, MD, Medical Director

Barbara Blair-Karr, LISW, Manager of Therapy Services

Gina Burdett, LPCC, NCC, MAC, Manager of AOD Services

Kris Brown, RN, Nursing Services Manager

Keiffer Erdmann, BA., Manager of Permanent Supportive Housing

Anne Karapontso, LISW, Manager of Prevention Programs

Tamara Porter, BS, Director of Human Resources

Jennifer Sheets, LSW, Director of Clinical Data and Quality

Karly Tennant, LPCC, Manager of Community Support

Nancy Welsh, LPCC, Director of Reimbursement & Financial Information

Glen Mixon, Assistant to Director of Accounts

Jill Hammonds, LISW, Manager of Special Programs