Philip Hensarling, LCDCi
Executive Director

Peter Piraino LMSW,LCDC
Clinical Director & Chief Executive Officer of Burning Tree Programs

Aaron Ball, RN
Director of Nursing

Renee Callahan
Nursing Assistant

Cynthia Singer M.Ed, LCDC

Marshall Neal
M.Ed, LCDC counselor

Tharin Smith
Director of Recovery Services

Cody Odom, BA
Director of Finance at Renewal Lodge

Brent Thach, LCDC
Director of Mindfulness/Counselor

Jessica Peralez
Operations Manager

Evan Varty
Director of Aftercare

Rico Hernandez
Director of Maintenance

William “Chance” Lippert
Alumni Coordinator

Matthew Dornak
Recovery Mentor

Doug Wade, M.A.M.F.T
Family Program Specialist

Dr. Carlos Tirado, MPH, MD
Medical Director

Melissa Rivera, MSN, RN, PMHNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner

​Burning Tree Programs Leadership Team

David Elliott
President & Founder

Peter Piraino LMSW,LCDC
Chief Executive Officer

Brook McKenzie, LCDCi
Chief Operating Officer

Anthony Marengo
Chief Marketing Officer


Sonya Kimbrell

Will Zaney, LCDCi
Director of UR

Olivia Wilder
Director of Admissions

Jimmy Epperson
Director of Marketing

Community Relations Team

Erik Jokinen
Admissions Specialist

Alexis Thomas
Admissions Specialist

Sarah Adams
Admissions Specialist

Sally LaBeau
Admissions Specialist

Eric Button
Sr. National Business Development Rep & Family Liaison

Julian Duran
National Business Development Representative

KC Gooding
National Business Development Representative

Lauren Juvers
National Business Development Representative

Patty Raymer
Sr. National Business Development Rep