Our Staff
Board of Directors
Featured Speakers
Event Assistants
Parent Partnership Coordinators

Staff

Kim Porter, CFRS

Executive Director

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Judy Hirsh, JD, CFRS

Program Director

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Kara Schwartz

Communications Manager

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Board of Directors

Officers

Casey Duffy

Board President

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Doug Leavitt, Esq.

Board Vice President & Legal Advisor

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Joe Gaudio, CPA

Board Treasurer

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Dawn Tucker, MS

Board Secretary

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Directors

Jill Adams, SFW

Board Member

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Lisa Broida Bailey

Board Member

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Dr. Caroline Fenkel, LCSW

Board Member

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Joe Fenkel

Board Member

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Chris King

Board Member

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Trish Larsen

Board Member

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Bill Roberts

Board Member

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Garrett Snider

Board Member

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Featured Speakers

We are fortunate to work with several talented treatment professionals and speakers. Here are just a few who have been featured at Be a Part of the Conversation programs.

Jill Adams, SFW


“A Parents’ Guide to Teenagers & Substance Use”
“Have You Had the Conversation?”
“Parenting On Your Feet”

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Matt Bellace, PhD


“A Better High”
“Marijuana, the Developing Brain & Behavior”
“Kids & Stress”
“Laughing Matters”

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John Becker, LPC, CTR, CEAP, SAP, CAADC


“Addiction 101”
“Shining a Light on the Opioid Epidemic”

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Michael Blanche, MSS, LCSW


“Media, Messaging & Youth”
“Pathways to Recovery”

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Tom Connell, LPC


“Pathways to Recovery”

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Ben Cort


“Cannabis (it’s complicated)”
Youth Marijuana Prevention Project (YMPP)

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Patrick Dowling, LPC


“Clearing the Air About Vaping”
“Real Skills 4 Real Life”

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Dr. Janet Edgette


“Kids & Stress”

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Dr. Caroline Fenkel, LCSW


“Isolation: The New Drug of Choice”

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Katie Greeley, LCSW, CADC


“Cannabis (it’s complicated)”
Youth Marijuana Prevention Project (YMPP)
“Being LGBTQIA+ and Healing from Substance Use”

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Kevin McCauley, MD


“Why Can’t They Just Stop?”
“Memo to Self: Protecting Sobriety with the Science of Safety”
“New Perspectives on Addiction & Recovery”