Highland Rivers Behavioral Health’s Executive Team is comprised of experienced professionals that collaborate to manage clinical and business operations, ensure compliance with all applicable laws, regulations and procedures, and oversee the delivery of high-quality services that meet the needs of every individual we serve. The agency is led by experienced clinicians including Chief Executive Officer Melanie Dallas, a Licensed Professional Counselor, and Chief Medical Officer Francisca MgBodile, MD, a board certified psychiatrist. Fostering a culture of accountability and service, each member of the team has a unique role in ensuring Highland Rivers Behavioral Health is the best organization it can be.

Melanie Dallas, LPC

Chief Executive Officer

Francisca MgBodile, MD

Chief Medical Officer

Dena Payne, MBA

Chief Operating Officer

Rodney Moore

Vice President of New Market Innovation

Albert Chan

Vice President of Finance

Michelle Hamm, PsyD

Vice President of Substance Use and Clinical Innovation

Cheryl Lewis, LPC

Vice President of Mental Health Services

Erica Collins, MBA

Vice President of Human Resources

Kathleen Varda, MSW

Vice President of Community Relations and Development

Marla Flynn, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

Stephanie Bishop, LCSW, CHC

Chief Compliance Officer

Jamie Allison

Director of Quality Improvement

Michael Mullet

Community Relations Director

Melissa O’Brien

Director of Marketing

Melissa Stone, MA

Executive Secretary to the CEO and Governing Board

Sherry McGee, PHD

Foundation Relations Officer