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OUR STAFF

Our team is committed to you and your health journey. Hover over the staff member picture to read more about their role at Arukah.

Leadership

Sarah Scruggs, PHD

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

CCBHC Project Director

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Marcy Cox

Chief Financial Officer

Chris Holmquist, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, M.Ed.

Director of Human Resources

Ethan Smith

Chief Outreach, Prevention & Wellness Officer

Dr. Mike Lau, PHD, LCPC

Chief Operations & Compliance Officer

Director of Clinical and Crisis Services

STAFF

Rae Absher

Recovery Support Specialist

Taelor Alexander

Behavioral Healthcare Therapist

Vicki Barreras

Intake Specialist / Care Coordinator

Courtney Bayer

Mind Body Therapy Instructor

Certified Yoga Therapist

Erin Berlinski

Revenue Cycle Manager

Information Services

Alivia Blair, QMHP

Behavioral Healthcare Therapist

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Belinda Brown

Mind-Body Therapy Instructor

Jordan Bopes, MSW

Care Coordinator

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Tricia Cervantes

Behavioral Healthcare Therapist

Ashley Chan

Mind-Body Therapy Instructor

Lori Christopherson

Outreach & Fundraising Coordinator

Stephen Christopherson, LCSW, CADC

Behavioral Healthcare Therapist

Chris Compton

Recovery Support Specialist

Janelle Cruz

Recovery Support Specialist

Dawn Conerton

School-Based Mental Health Project Director

Ashley Dienslake, RN

Psychiatry Nurse

Rachel Dose

Behavioral Healthcare Therapist

Robbi Duckworth

Recovery Support Specialist

Grace Eager, LSW

Behavioral Healthcare Therapist

Jennie Espinoza ALMFT, CTP

Behavioral Healthcare Therapist

Thomas Higgins, RN

Registered Nurse

Jani Hurst

Behavioral Healthcare Therapist

Michelle Hansen, BSN

Recovery Housing Project Manager

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Dakota Laesch

Recovery Support Specialist

Kelly McConnell

Receptionist

Kris Menzel

Behavioral Healthcare Therapist

Sherry Mullins

Receptionist & Billing Specialist

Nina Olszanawski

Recovery Support Specialist

Jessa Perrin

Recovery Support Specialist

Lara Petersen

Behavioral Healthcare Therapist

Jake Reinhardt

Data Coordinator

Cory Scott

BRANDING

INFORMATION SHARING

Kevin Scruggs

Youth Prevention Educator

Dr. Ben Shepherd

MD Family Medicine & Psychiatry

Deb Stetson

Administrative Professional

Jordan Sommers

Receptionist

Ariel Swanson, LCSW

Behavioral Healthcare Therapist

Stacey Taylor

Leadership Assistant

Beth Townsend

Recovery Support Specialist

Cora Trumbo

Recovery Support Specialist

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ABOUT US

Arukah brings accessible & relational holistic complementary health and mental health care to rural communities

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1916 North Main St., Suite 3
Princeton, Illinois 61356

Open Monday - Friday 8am - 6pm

(815) 872-2943

 

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