Leadership Team

 

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John Curtiss 

Co-Founder/CEO/President

John is President of the Community of Recovering People board of directors and The Retreat. He is one of the principle designers of The Retreat model. Prior to his employment with The Retreat, John was employed by the Hazelden Foundation for over 19 years. In his years at Hazelden, John served as Vice President of Hazelden’s National Continuum, Executive Director of Hazelden’s Outreach Services, Executive Director of Fellowship Club, Hazelden’s intermediate care facility in St. Paul, MN, Unit Supervisor of two of Hazelden’s primary treatment units and as a chemical dependency counselor.

 


 

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Debbie Johnson

Director of Finance & Business Operations

 

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Sherry Gaugler-Stewart

Director of Family & Spiritual Recovery

 

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Sol Ryan

Director of Sober Residences

 

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Peter Hubbard

Director of Development

 

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Mike Jamison

Director of Evening Program & 55PLUS Program

 

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Jim Mendesh

Director of Facilities & Operations

 

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Tara Tobin

Director of Marketing & Outreach

  

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Lisa Shaughnessy

Major Gifts Officer & Campaign Director