We are trained specialists.

OAR clinical staff members are all licensed master’s level therapists, certified advanced alcohol and drug counselors, and are trained and experienced in treating co-occurring mental health conditions and trauma. We are accredited by CARF International (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities), which is an independent, nonprofit accreditor of behavior health and addiction treatment programs.

Our Staff

  • Stacie Alejandro
  • Merv Auchtung
  • Sarah Brown, LLMSW, ADS
  • Tim Buning, MA, LPC, CAADC
  • Sarah Cohen, LMSW, CAADC, ADS
  • Kathy DeJonge
  • Jake Dunham, ADS
  • Kari Dunham, BA, ADS
  • Letitia Harris
  • Stephanie Huizinga, LMSW, CAADC, ADS
  • Jacquie Johnson, MA, LLP
  • Melinda Jurries
  • Janet Laing, LMSW, CAADC, CCS-M
  • Kelsey Lanser
  • Bob Matyas, LMSW, CAADC, ADS
  • Tara Pierson, LMSW, CAADC
  • Priscilla Shafor
  • Anthony Sledge
  • Shelly Southwell
  • Mark Squeteri, LLMSW, ADS
  • Jim Stark, LMSW, ACSW, CAADC, ADS
  • Kella Svoboda, LMSW, CAADC
  • Michelle Szot
  • Jordy VanderWal, LLMSW, ADS
  • Lucy Vilcans
  • Amy Witt

OAR is a community supported organization.

Established in 1971, OAR is governed by a Board of Directors composed of concerned community members who are dedicated to providing treatment and the hope of recovery for individuals and families struggling with alcoholism and chemical dependency. If you’re interested in opportunities to serve on OAR’s Board of Directors, contact us to learn more.

Our Board of Directors

  • Jacquie Johnson, Executive Director
  • Tom DeWitt,┬áPresident
  • Chuck Kohlruss, Vice President
  • Kim Blackburn,┬áTreasurer
  • Melinda Jurries,┬áRecording Secretary
  • Tom Boven
  • Maxine DeBruyn
  • Vince Duckworth
  • Patti Edwards
  • Ralph Edgington
  • Terry Hofmeyer
  • Dr. Barry McAlpine
  • Eileen Nordstrom
  • Dr. Bill Vander Vliet