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Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services Leadership

The executive leadership and Governing Board of Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services.

Executive Leadership

Kevin Young, FACHE
President
Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services

Michael Tang
Associate Vice President of Finance
Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services

Debra Illig, RN, MBA, CLNC
Associate Vice-President Clinical Effectiveness & Patient Safety
Adventist HealthCare

Thomas Barrett, DBH, NCC
Associate Vice President of Operations
Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services Rockville

Mederic McLaughlin
Executive Director
Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services Eastern Shore

Marcel Wright, MBA
Executive Director
The Lourie Center for Children's Social & Emotional Wellness

Kent Alford, RN
Director, Behavioral Health Services
Behavioral Health Unit at Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital

Ismael Gamma, MA, MBA
Administrative Director
Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services

Elizabeth Franzino
Foundation Director
Adventist HealthCare

Carol Simmons
Group Practice Manager
Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services

Carrie Hibbard
Senior Human Resources Business Partner
Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services

Clarencia J. Stephen
Director, Strategic Communications
Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services

Shelvan Arunan
Executive Director, Shady Grove Hospital Campus Mission Integration and Spiritual Care

Governing Board

Officers

Chair
Terry Forde
President & CEO
Adventist HealthCare, Inc.
Vice Chair
Robert T. Vandeman
President
Chesapeake Conference of Seventh Day Adventists
Secretary
Kevin Young, FACHE
President
Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services

Members

Steven Israel, M.D.
Medical Staff President & Medical Director
Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services Rockville
 James Lee
Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Adventist HealthCare, Inc.
Susanna Nemes, Ph.D.
President & CEO
Social Solutions, Inc.

Adventist Behavorial Health

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Classes & Events

Find health-related activities near you!

  • May
    7
    Thursday
    6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Join us as we discuss how to eliminate the stigma of mental illness and help connect those in need to mental health resources in the community.
  • May
    19
    Tuesday
    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    This symposium will explore trauma assessment tools, provide evidence-based approaches to treatment, and discuss how to support parents and/or caregivers.
  • Jun
    22
    Monday
    7:15 AM - 6:00 PM
    Please join us for an outstanding day of golf, followed by an afternoon awards reception with an exceptional silent auction at P.B. Dye and Whiskey Creek Golf Clubs in Ijamsville, MD.