Blue Ridge Staff

You face many challenges each day, but you don’t have to face them alone. Let Blue Ridge Mountain Recovery Center help you discover your inner strength and overcome your trials with confidence.

Meet the caring, compassionate staff of Blue Ridge Mountain Recovery Center.

Executive Team


  • Michael Shorter, LMSW
  • Tosha Baggs
  • Kimberly Peterson
  • Chris Brown
  • Robin Webster
  • Jason Wiren, CAC I


  • Allison West
  • Jamie Huling
  • Hope Hackney
  • Kenneth Rowell, CAC II
  • Kelsey Friedrich
  • Andrea Tyler, CADC II
  • Cassaundra Bingaman
  • Adam Pelerose
  • Kaitlin Harden, CES
  • Brian Anderson, CAC II
  • Emily McGonigal
  • Desiree Simmons
  • Holly Thornhill
  • Emily Almand
  • Scott Bagley
  • Kent Stump
  • Nick Valdes, MA, CADC-T
  • Joseph House, MA
  • Amy Nun, CAC
  • Margaret Sinatra, MSW
  • Jeff Duckworth, MSW
  • Gerson Blaise
  • Jacob Pashia, CADCI
  • Charlie Spradley


  • Lauren Jones, RN
  • Mindy Cramer, LPN
  • Michelle Rampley, LPN
  • Deborah Goodwin, RN
  • Mackenzie Nall, LPN
  • Robin Watson, RN
  • April Beavers-Grant, LPN
  • Jennifer Lowry, RN
  • Susan Dyer, LPN
  • Chris Avera, RN
  • Joseph Davis, LPN
  • Pam Burgess, LPN

Utilization Review

  • Amy Pacas, LPN

Business Development

  • Kwane Annakie
  • Colleen Gray, EdD, LPC, CAADC, MATS


  • Shannon Mullinax
  • Hope Eigenhuis
  • Ryan Cargle

Business Office

  • Elyse Browne
  • Rachel Gates


  • Brandy McClure
  • Samantha Bryant

We Are Now An In-Network Provider With Ambetter!

I will forever be thankful for the time I spent at Blue Ridge!

– Evelyn