Clay Behavioral Health Center Leadership Team

Irene M. Toto, LMHC
Chief Executive Officer irene.toto@firstinclay.org

Alexander Fariborzian, MD
Medical Director

Tina Swathwood, BAA 
Chief Financial Officer tina.swathwood@firstinclay.org

Francesca Stanford, MPH
Manager of Access & Emergency Services

Vince Evans, MS, CAHIMS
Health Informatics Manager

Katherine Amaro Caraballo, LMHC, 
Clinical Manager

Debra Troupe, LMHC, CAP, ICADC
Clinical Manager

Concetta Hillman, LCSW
Clinical Manager

Alexa Jones, LMHC, CCTP
Clinical Manager

Ronna Jessee, LMHC
Clinical Manager

Allison Tharaldsen, MA, NCC
Clinical Manager

Sue Starkey, MA, LPC
QA & Training Manager

Teresa Gaskins
Fiscal Relations Supervisor

Clay Behavioral Health Center Board of Directors

  • Rachel Rogers - Board Chair
  • Mary Keene - Vice Chair
  • Kent Rutherford
  • Mike Elia
  • Nate Woodrum
  • Jason Dillaberry
  • Samantha Frehulfer
  • Cassandra Smith
  • Kelly Cogdill
  • Nancy Sweatland
    Honorary Member & Client Advocate

2023 CBHC Board Meeting Schedule

January 25, 2023

March 22, 2023

May 24, 2023

July 26, 2023

September 27, 2023

December 6, 2023

CBHC Board Meetings are on the 4th Wednesday of every other month. Due to the pandemic and to ensure the safety of our board volunteers and staff, board meetings are currently held virtually.

Clay Behavioral Health Center is a non-profit, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization. 


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