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Our Leadership

At Hillcrest, all of our 425 employees are asked to take a leadership role in our Culture of Results environment. It’s because of our staff that we’re able to achieve the results our clients and their families have asked of us. The direction of the organization, our approach to treatment and care, and our vision for the future are set forth by Executive Leadership Team.

Meet our Executive Leadership Team

John Bellini

Chief Development Officer/Strategic Planning

563-583-7357

Joey Crowley

Senior Vice President of Operations

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Kelly Giegerich

Clinical Director

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Deb Lang

Senior Vice President of Adult Services

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Michael Luedtke

Chief Financial Officer

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Carrie Merrick

Vice President of Behavioral Health Services

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Daniel Nettie

Vice President of Human Resources

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Francie Tuescher

Interim President/Chief Executive Officer and Chief Compliance Officer & Project Management

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Meet our Administrative Leadership Team

Chris Betsworth

Southeast Mental Health Division Director

319-653-6161

Todd Birch

Director of RCF/PMI

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Heather Heins

Director of Subacute/Crisis Stabilization

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Cindy Hess

Director of Adult Mental Health Services

563-588-0605

Faith Housman

IHH Program Director

319-527-4455

Paula Paider Licht

Director of Mission Advancement & Community Outreach

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Sherene Pitts

Director of Adult Group Homes

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Carrie Preston

Admissions Coordinator

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Nancy Rice

Executive Secretary

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