• Lisa Steele, Ph.D

    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 

    - Mr. George has been working in a leadership role with Matrix Institute on Addictions since 1999 and has both research and clinical experience. He has served as a Principal Investigator for several NIDA-funded studies and pharmaceutical studies involving psychosocial treatment approaches for substance use disorders. Mr. George has also served in Evaluator and Project Director More Info
  • Scott Van Camp, LMFT

    Chief Clinical Officer

    - Scott is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who has been in the field for over 28 years. During those 28 years, he has served in settings ranging from private practice to community-based organizations focusing on substance use and dual diagnoses, mental health, arts education, human trafficking, and suicide prevention.  He is a leader with15 More Info
  • Eugene Kim

    Chief Financial Officer

    - Eugene Kim is a Finance Operational Executive with over 20 years of leadership experience in both the public and private sectors.  Eugene demonstrates financial leadership and has a proven record in bottom line performance, operational efficiencies, and strategic acquisitions.  He has provided financial expertise as the VP of Finance, in various industries including consumer products, More Info
  • 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 and More Info
  • Kevin Ralph

    Director of Human Resources and Risk Management

    - 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. He has a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern California and is certified as Senior Professional in 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. Her expertise and experience in the field of addictions has More Info



Kevin Fahy, Board Chair, President, Fahy Leather
Steve Glick, Vice Chair, Executive Vice President of Content and Broadcasting, Kathy Ireland Worldwide
James C. Birch, Treasurer, Founder & Chief Strategy Officer, Cloud Cover Music
Christine Grella, PhD, Secretary, Professor & Researcher


Andrew Besser, Licensed Attorney, Addiction Counselor
Odat Elsey, Owner, Anything and Everything Plus
Deb Feinberg, President, Henry L. Baron Office, Inc.
Mark Freund, Visual Effects Supervisor
Dana J. Kelly, Actor, Voice Actor
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


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


Bill Blatt
Sarah Doering