Staff Members
Mental Health Counselors

Key Staff Members

The Mental Health Center at Destination Hope is privileged to employ some of the most experienced mental health treatment professionals in the United States. Our team is nationally recognized for upholding excellence in mental health treatment and for helping countless individuals build healthy, productive lives in recovery.

Each team member brings a diverse skill set and outlook to our team, making our program well-rounded and exceptionally competent. Let our team work for you and your loved one. We’ll help you rewrite your story.

Emily Woods, LMHC

Executive Director

Dr. Jacqueline Pevny

Medical Director

Dr. Charles Smith


Bridgette Fong, LMHC, CCTP

Clinical Director

Lisa Micheletti, MS, RMHCI

Clinical Supervisor

Keli Karbowski, LCSW

Director of Quality Assurance

Vanessa Cole, RN

Director of Nursing

Abby Nelson

Housing Manger

Christina Card

Director of Admissions

Donald Emanuel

Director of Transportation

Monya Holt, MS, CTP


Gabriel King, CTP


Lystra Lewis, LMFT, CCTP

Family Therapist

Robert Norris, MS, CTP


Laura Robinson, MSW


Anthony Tobia, MS, CTP


Chloe Seddon, RDN, LDN


Kenneth Snyder, RDN, LDN


Blake Vura

Case Manager

Alicia Jordan, MSEd

Admissions Counselor