Program Staff

Carefully balancing professional training with the personal experience of overcoming substance use/abuse issues in their own lives, the Rise Recovery staff is one of the finest and most dedicated recovery teams available anywhere.  They are fully equipped to provide compassionate care to our members, their families and the community.  Our staff is comprised of Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselors, Certified Restorative Therapists, Licensed Professional Counselors, Prevention Specialists, Peer Recovery Support Specialists and Recovery Coaches.

Rich Scott
Program Director
Frank Janousek
Manager of Family Services
Zach Saunders, LCDC
Manager of Youth & Young Adult Services
Bea Blackmon, LMSW
Younger Group Coordinator
Becca Graham
Community Engagement Coordinator
Dawnya Janousek
Older Group Peer Counselor
Edie Garza, PRSS
Older Group Peer Counselor
Elizabeth "Liz" Todd, LCDC
Curriculum Coordinator
Eric Daxon, PRSS
Family Group Peer Counselor
Justin Hewett
Older Group Peer Counselor
Mary Kate Brown
YRCC Peer Counselor
Melissa Reyes, PRSS
Family Group Peer Counselor
Nigel Cunningham-Williams
YRCC Peer Counselor
Roy Reina, PRSS
Younger Group Peer Counselor
Travis Donaldson, PRSS
Younger Group Peer Counselor
Haley Barrett
Older Group Peer Counselor
Sarah Waltz, LMSW
New Gens Peer Counselor
Kimberly Laurence
Program Intake Specialist