LISA STEELE, PhD

Chief Executive Officer

Lisa Steele, Ph.D. has dedicated the last 30 years of her life to working in the substance abuse and mental health treatment field. More Info

DAN GEORGE, MBA, MPH

Chief Operating Officer

Dan George has been working in a leadership role with Matrix Institute on Addictions since 1999 and has both research and clinical experience. More Info

 

 

Michelle McDonald

Chief Financial Officer

 

DENISE NELSON

Chief Development Officer

A longtime advocate in the non-profit sector with a career spanning twenty years, Denise most recently worked at a leading NYC based advocacy and social service agency FPWA (formerly Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies) bringing a wealth of experience in securing vital resources and helping increase the visibility and reach of the organization’s work. More Info

KEVIN RALPH, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Chief Human Resources Officer

Kevin Ralph is a Los Angeles native and Human Resources executive with more than 20 years of HR experience. He has held leadership roles in various business environments: including Fortune 100 companies, public sector, and not-for-profit healthcare. More Info

AHNDREA WEINER, MS, LMFT, LPCC

Director of Training

Ahndrea Weiner is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with a Masters of Science in Educational Psychology. She is currently the Director of Training at CLARE MATRIX where she has worked in many different capacities for the last 26 years. More Info

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Officers

Kevin Fahy, Board Chair, President, Fahy Leather

                   Deb Feinberg, Board Vice Chair, President, Henry L. Baron Office, Inc.

James C. Birch, Board Treasurer, Founder & Chief Strategy Officer, Cloud Cover Music

Dana J. Kelly, Board Secretary, Actor, Voice Actor

Directors

Andrew Besser, Licensed Attorney, Addiction Counselor

Odat Elsey, Owner, Anything and Everything Plus

Mark Freund, Visual Effects Supervisor

 Steve Glick, Executive Vice President of Content and Broadcasting, Kathy Ireland Worldwide

Christine Grella, PhD, Professor & Researcher

Shawn Hezar, Chief Client Officer and Senior Vice President-Strategic Accounts, Caliber Collision

Stanley J. Janowiak, Senior Vice President and Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley

Jeanne L. Obert, MFT, MSM, Founder, Matrix Institute on Addictions

Abhilash Patel, Digital Marketing Executive

Dorothy Richards, Retired

Jeffery N. Wilkins, MD, FASAM, DFAPA, Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

ADVISORY BOARD

Carol Archie, MD, Fetal-Maternal Medicine Specialist
Michael McCann, Retired Addiction Researcher

EMERITUS BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Bill Blatt
Sarah Doering