Scott Kardenetz is a 33 year veteran of the behavioral healthcare industry and has held senior leadership positions with companies such as Ardent Health Services, Psychiatric Solutions, Universal Health Services and Charter Behavioral Health. He has extensive experience in developing facility operational success in both the clinical and business arenas. Scott’s operational expertise includes direct facility leadership, extensive multi-site management, as well as de novo projects and acquisitions. Scott’s success is rooted in his commitment to improve patient and family experience. He accomplishes this by developing existing and future leaders to identify and spread business, clinical and operational best practices that keep families and patients in the center.
Richard Clark has over 33 years of healthcare experience, most recently as Odyssey’s President and Chief Operating Officer before moving into his current role. Prior to joining Odyssey, Richard was the President of the Western Group for Acadia Healthcare where he was responsible for the operations of 38 behavioral health treatment centers and hospitals located in 16 states. Previous facility CEO roles include positions at Universal Health Services, Psychiatric Solutions Inc., and Ardent Health Services. He is a Fellow and Board-Certified Healthcare Executive through the American College of Healthcare Executives and a Fellow of the Nashville Healthcare Council. Richard leads a talented team of industry veterans, driving a disciplined operational strategy through three distinct, integrated treatment networks, rapidly scaling Odyssey’s platform to a compelling next stage of growth.
Maribel Quiala brings over 18 years of behavioral healthcare experience providing clinical and regulatory support to dozens of psychiatric hospitals and programs in her roles as Divisional Director of Clinical Services at UHS and Regional Clinical Director at CHS. She also served as Director of Clinical Services for 14 years at Fort Lauderdale and Atlantic Shores Hospitals. She is nationally recognized for highly effective and insightful training, inclusive facilitation, and dynamic speaking with groups of diverse ages, industries, and cultural backgrounds. Maribel has assisted organizations, employees, and leaders at all levels to establish new partnerships and introduce changes, such as implementing new business models, organizational restructuring, and coordinating self-directed teams. Her areas of expertise include program delivery, support of facility-based clinical leadership, regulatory compliance, policy development, and staff training. Maribel holds a BA in Psychology from Seton Hall, an MSW from Barry College and has completed a year of study at the prestigious Executive Leadership Program at Harvard University’s JFK School of Government.
Chrissy has worked in the behavioral healthcare field for over 25 years, primarily in clinical and business development executive leadership positions, serving RTC’s, freestanding acute care hospitals, outpatient, and Military treatment programs. Chrissy’s most recent role was VP of Quality and Compliance at Acadia Healthcare Inc, where she supervised a corporate clinical team of directors in support of 58+ acute and residential programs across the nation. Her areas of expertise include overseeing clinical and nursing services through supporting clinical best practices, staff education and program development. Chrissy received her MSW from Virginia Commonwealth University and she is currently licensed as an LCSW in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
David Bell spearheads the strategy, development, and leadership of Odyssey’s outpatient network. He is a versatile behavioral healthcare professional with 30 years of experience in CEO, startup, multi-facility oversight, and new service development roles. He has held CEO positions with Ardent Health Services, Psychiatric Solutions, Universal Health Services, and Springstone. David holds a Master of Healthcare Administration from the University of Minnesota and a B.S. in Healthcare Administration from Indiana University.