Staff & Leadership

Tom Reynolds

Tom Reynolds

Director of Ministry

Stuart Whiting

Stuart Whiting

Director of Operations

Brenda Newman

Director of Business Operations

Darryl Floyd

Darryl Floyd

Resident Director

Jeremy Mitchell

Jeremy Mitchell

Director of His Way Atlanta

Doug Stogner

Doug Stogner

Director of Community Development

Mike Ross

Mike Ross

Program Director

Teri Neiland

Teri Neiland, CPA

Controller

Greta Ashburn

Human Resources &
Office Manager

Michael Varchetta

Michael Varchetta

Case Manager

Emily Cooley

Case Manager &
Counseling Coordinator

Board of Directors

Tom Reynolds

Tom Reynolds

Chairman of the Board

Dan Beasley

Dan Beasley
Vice President

Jerry Mercer

Jerry Mercer

Treasurer

Chip Jones

Chip Jones

Secretary

Herb Underwood

Herb Underwood

Greg Bragg

Greg Bragg

Tamela Gibbs

Matt Reynolds

Ed Ditto

Dr. Mike Brown

Licensed Counselors

Emily Cooley

  • BS in Rehabilitation and Disability Studies from Auburn University
  • M.Ed. in Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling from Auburn University
  • Certified Rehabilitation Counselor
  • Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (2021-2026)
  • FORMLL Certified Recovery Coach
  • Experience serving in the Alabama Department of Corrections with the Prison Rape Elimination
    Act research and with the Alabama Prison Birth Project

Don Phillips

  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
  • Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC)
  • Masters Addiction Counselor (MAC)
  • Advance Alcohol Drug Counselor (AADC, formerly MLAP)
  • Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ICADC)
  • Christian Counselor but respects all faiths
  • 10+ Years as a Licensed Counselor
  • 20+ Years working in the Behavioral Health Field
    Act research and with the Alabama Prison Birth Project

Tom Reynolds

  • BA in Business
  • MA in Religion
  • CAC in AL
  • Member of NAADAC
    Act research and with the Alabama Prison Birth Project

Chaplain Dr. Frederick Woods

  • Undergraduate Degree in Human Services
  • Master in Applied Theology/Chaplaincy
  • Doctorate in Pastoral Care and Counseling
  • 36 Credit Certificate in Mental Health from Capella University
  • Certification in Clinical Pastoral Care with a Specialization in Behavioral Health and Addictions
  • 1500 Hour Residency in the Behavioral Health Department During Postgraduate School
  • Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor Level II
  • Currently serving as a Clinical Chaplain and Behavioral Counselor II for C.A.R.E (Chemical
    Addictions Recovery Effort, Inc) in Florida
    Act research and with the Alabama Prison Birth Project

Jerrod Smith

  • BA in Communications & English from Alabama A&M University
  • Certification as a Recovery Specialist
  • Pending Graduate School, Master in Ministry
  • Ordained and Licensed Minister
  • Published Author of Honestly, Keys to Building Lasting Relationship
  • Dynamic Speaker
  • Business Coach and Advocate
    Act research and with the Alabama Prison Birth Project

Doug Smith

  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Alabama
  • MS in Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP)
  • Experience at ThreeSprings Behavioral & Drug Rehabilitation
  • Works full-time for Mayfair Church of Christ
    Act research and with the Alabama Prison Birth Project

Gerry Binford

  • Trained, Experienced, & Certified Life Coach
  • 20+ Years of Pastoral Counseling Experience
    Act research and with the Alabama Prison Birth Project