Board of Directors and Staff

Board of Directors

The Recovery Services of Northwest Ohio Board of Directors is responsible for the overall direction and control of the organization. The Board believes that effective service to individuals with chemical dependency/mental health challenges must include a comprehensive array of prevention, education and treatment services. The CEO reports to the Board of Directors, who work with the CEO and other staff to provide strategic direction for serving Northwest Ohio.

Recovery Services of Northwest Ohio, with its development of a full range of services, has assumed a leadership role in providing a community wide support system to address the chemical dependency/mental health needs of Williams, Fulton, Henry and Defiance County residents. Recovery Services of Northwest Ohio works collaboratively with area hospitals, social service providers, human services providers, criminal justice system, other professional organizations and key stakeholders to ensure the availability of services. The agency provides an effective community support system to address the special needs of the residents of Northwest Ohio.

The Board of Directors for Recovery Services of Northwest Ohio are:

  • William Rufenacht, president
  • Dawn Gordon
  • Mary Juarez
  • Natalie White
  • Jenee Seibert
  • Dave Mack

Staff

The treatment and prevention specialists of Recovery Services of Northwest Ohio possess a range of qualifications, experience and professional credentials. Our caring counselors and educators are licensed by the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professional Board and the Ohio Counselor, Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapist Board. Recovery Services also has licensed psychiatrists on staff.

Management Team Members are:

  • Ruth Peck – Chief Executive Officer – 419-782-9920
  • Jean Groves – Chief Financial Officer – 419-782-9920
  • Teresa Eicher – Clinical Director – 419-782-9920
  • Megan Bowser – Residential Program Director – 419-237-3103
  • Brenda Byers – Program Director CCNO – 419-428-3800 ext. 540

To email a staff member directly, please visit our contact page.