Our Team

Meet Our Team

The Recovery Academy has a staff of highly trained addiction counselors, peer-support specialists, and mental health professionals. Our staff uses a person-centered, strengths-based model that focuses on positive attributes versus prior failures.

Aaron Horowitz, BA

Program Director

Brian Meyer

Phase 1 Program Manager

Jason Jensen

Phase 2 & 3 Program Manager

John Sykes, BA, M-PSY, MBA-HM

Director of Marketing and Business Development

Mike Swenson, BS, LADC

Lead Counselor

Bobby Pish, BA, M-DIV, LADC

Counselor

Seth Dahle, LADC, LPCC

Phase 2 Counselor

Jillian Butler

Case Manager

Brenna Delaney

Case Manager

Tim Fellner, BA, CPRS

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist

Daniel M. Smith, BM, CPRS

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist

Jason Smith, BA, CPRS

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist

Patrick Rybarczyk, CPRS

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist

Emerson Hayward

Chemical Dependency Technician

Belle Kramer

Chemical Dependency Technician

Ben Miller

Chemical Dependency Technician

Louis Pissios

Chemical Dependency Technician

Quentin Young

Chemical Dependency Technician

Cheryl Butler, BS, M.Ed.

Culinary Specialist

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I take a tremendous amount of pride in the work we do at The Recovery Academy. When a person enters our program, they become a part of our family, one that walks with them as they trudge the roads of early recovery to a life of freedom and happiness.

-Drew Horowitz, CEO & Founder