Our Leadership

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Marsha Stone, Founder & CEO

Marsha Stone is the CEO and founder of Foundation Stone, a network of boutique, focused programs for individuals and their families struggling with mental health, substance use disorder and co-occurring disorders across the U.S. As someone who knows firsthand what overcoming addiction is like, Marsha integrates her own experiences into providing the most effective and quality rehabilitative programming to those struggling with various disorders.

Previously, Marsha served as the Founder of BRC Healthcare, a diverse and specialized treatment provider offering a full continuum of care that includes medical detox, trauma and dual diagnosis, young adult, and gender-specific, chronic relapse treatment. Under her executive leadership, Marsha expanded their operations and strategic direction for over a decade.
Since 2011, Marsha has served as one of the few female CEOs in the recovery industry. She is an expert on addiction recovery, intervention, family therapy, behavioral health, wellness, and ethics in treatment center management. Marsha has successfully led several non-profit organizations and considers herself to be a serial entrepreneur in the business of helping people.
She is a highly recognized recovery speaker and respected leader in the behavioral health field and regularly speaks at top industry conferences around the world. Marsha believes the coordinated efforts between the medical, legal and social-work communities are vital in addressing addictions.

Marsha frequently appears on various media outlets including A&E Intervention, Dr. Phil, and The Doctors. She holds a J.D. with the distinction of academic excellence from North Carolina Central University School of Law, a Bachelor of Arts in English from Elizabeth City State University and is a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor in Texas. She is married to a veterinarian, and together they have 5 children. They reside in Austin, Texas. For more information, please visit marshastone.com.

Leadership Team

Brittany Brizendine

Chief of Staff

Haley Sola

VP of Strategy

Caitlin Stowell

VP of Development

Kimberly Schrader

VP of Billing & Utilization Review

Paige Morrison

VP of Program Operations

Natalie Phillips

Director of Admissions

Patrick McNamee

Director of Business Relations

Bailey Boniface

Director of Finance

Mai Tran


Bradley Turner

Director of Culinary

Faculty Leadership Team

Dr. Alejandro D. Kudisch

MD, DFAPA – Medical Director

Alex Penrod

MS, LPC, LCDC - Executive Director

Vickie Bing

MS, LPC, LCDC – Clinical Director

Kristen Woody

Program Manager

Johnny McCrory

LCDCi – Program Manager

Adam Horn

Adam Horn, MA, LPC Associate – Therapist
Supervised by Karen Breeding, LPC-S

Dr. Karen Plymel

MD, ABOIM, ABAARM, FACOG – Functional Medicine Doctor

Ketty Ocampo

FNP-C, PMHNP-BC – Director of Nursing

Rebecca Griganavicius

PMHNP, FNP - Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Nick Boffa

Director of Integrative Services

Austin Warnke

Austin Warnke, LPC Associate – Therapist
Supervised by Candice Ashley, Ph.D., LPC-S, NCC, K-12 PSC

James Vidrine

LPC Associate – Therapist
Supervised by Candice Ashley, Ph.D., LPC-S, NCC, K-12 PSC