2020-2021 Board of Directors
President/Chair: Nadine Scamp, CEO, Santa Maria Hostel
Nadine Scamp is the CEO for Santa Maria Hostel in Houston. Santa Maria Hostel provides a full continuum of care for
women with substance use disorders and their children, including detoxification, residential and outpatient treatment, housing, prevention, intervention and re-entry and recovery support services.
Nadine has over eighteen years experience overseeing treatment, re-entry and housing programs. Nadine holds a bachelors degree
in psychology from UT Austin and a master’s degree in social work from University of Houston. She serves on a number of
committees, including the Statewide FASD Steering Committee for the Texas Office for Prevention of Developmental Disabilities
and Texas Office of Court Administration Problem-Solving Courts Advisory Committee.
Nadine’s passion is serving women and families who are recovering from addiction and trauma through the creation of programs
and larger scale community change that promotes healing, hope and a solid foundation for long term success.
Vice Chair: Charly Weldon, CEO, Family Houston
Charly Weldon joined Family Houston in 2016 as President and CEO. She has over 22 years of nonprofit leadership experience
Treasurer: Mary H. Beck, Executive Vice President, The Council on Recovery
Mary H. Beck, LMSW, CAI has over twenty years of experience in nonprofit management. Her background includes work in organization development, change management, strategic leadership, and program planning and evaluation. She currently serves as Chief Strategy Officer for The Council on Recovery. As Houston’s largest provider of behavioral health prevention, education, treatment, and recovery services, The Council helps not only individuals and families, but our whole community. Mary is responsible for all agency programs, which serve over 55,000 people annually. She represents the agency on the Executive Team for Healthy Women Houston, a maternal mortality pilot project in Harris County, and as an active member of the Texas Association of Substance Abuse Providers. She is an American Leadership Forum (ALF) Senior Fellow and a Certified ARISE Interventionist. Mary also is an adjunct faculty member for the University of Houston, Graduate College of Social Work, and volunteers for the Parent Teacher Organization at her son’s school.
Mary’s passion is developing people and systems to meet the social needs of our community. Her area of interest include addiction education and treatment, suicide prevention, empowerment of children with special needs and organ donation. She enjoys spending time with family, traveling and watching sports in her free time. Mary earned her Master’s degree in Social Work in 1998 from the University of Houston and a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Bowling Green State University, OH in 1990. Prior to joining The Council on Recovery, Mary served as Director of the Center for Organizational Research and Effectiveness at the University of Houston, Graduate College of Social Work, providing nonprofit evaluation and consulting services. Earlier in her career she was the first Director of the Teenline at Crisis Intervention of Houston, Inc. and was a member of the intake team for Covenant House Texas.
Public Policy Chair: Steven Glazier, COO, UTHealth Harris County Psychiatric Center
Stephen Glazier is a hospital administrator with over 30 years of senior level administrative experience and is currently the Chief Operating Officer for the UTHealth Harris County Psychiatric Center. A Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives, he has held the position of CEO or COO in a number of hospital settings including freestanding psychiatric, general acute care and long term acute care hospitals. He has also held leadership positions in several large academic medical centers. In his various positions he has been responsible for overseeing all of the clinical and quality programs for the hospitals he has led. In addition to oversight of hospital operations, Mr. Glazier’s responsibilities have included the integration of private physician practices into a hospital based multi-specialty clinic. Mr. Glazier currently serves as a member of the Statewide Behavioral Health Coordinating Council, the Joint Committee on Access and Forensic Services, The Mental Health Needs Council and the Network of Behavioral Health Professionals.
Projects Chair : Anna Coffey, Executive Director, The Women's Home
Anna brings many years of non-profit experience and a passion for empowering families to The Women’s Home. With a background in social work, public health and law, Anna has pursued her passion for building healthy, strong communities. She has served women in a wide range of roles from working with rural women in West Africa to helping women make smart decisions about health care. Most recently, Anna served as President and CEO of The Immunization Partnership for 9 years.
Anna holds an undergraduate degree in Social Work from Marquette University and earned her law degree, specializing in Public Health Law at the University of Houston. She has been published in several peer-reviewed journals, including Pediatrics, and has received numerous awards, including the Healthcare Hero award from the Houston Business Journal, the Community Health Leadership Award from the Episcopal Health Charities, and the Childhood Immunization Champion Award from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Membership Chair: Diane Arms, Director of Behavioral Health Services, Avenue 360
Diane Arms currently serves as the Director of Health Integration for Avenue 360 Health and Wellness, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) in
Houston, Texas. She has dedicated her career to serving the Latino population in the Health Field, including Mental Health and Substance Use. Diane
Arms currently serves as the Director of Health Integration for Avenue 360 Health and Wellness, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) in Houston, Texas.
She has dedicated her career to serving the Latino population in the Health Field, including Mental Health and Substance Use. Recently she spearheaded the transition of in person clinical and behavioral health services of the agency to telehealth services to accommodate social distancing and stay at home orders due to COVID 19. Previously funded projects consist ofidentifying relationships between stress, depression and anxiety to substance use and parenting styles in young adult Latinos, investigating the effects of chronic illnesses on children’s health-related quality of life in the Colonias, an underserved and impoverished neighborhood
along the Texas-Mexico border, and exploring effective decision making aids on colorectal cancer for the aging Latino population.
At large Member: Sean Fitzpatrick, PhD, Executive Director, The Jung Center
Sean Fitzpatrick, PhD, LPC, is the executive director of The Jung Center. He has master's degrees in religious studies and clinical psychology, and he completed his doctorate in psychology, with a concentration in Jungian studies, at Saybrook University. He is also a psychotherapist in private practice. He lectures internationally, and his first book, The Ethical Imagination, is under contract with Routledge. He is a senior fellow of the American Leadership Forum.
At large Member: Robert Woods, CEO & Executive Director, Center for Success and Independence
Robert Woods has 20 years of experience in the mental health field including specialties in child and adolescent psychotherapy; parenting of attention deficit hyperactivity disordered (ADHD) children and behavior problem children; as well as treatment of individuals with substance abuse problems. His private practice and very diverse clientele provides a broad perspective which is beneficial to both individual patients and in his role as Executive Director. Mr. Woods received his graduate degree in Counseling from Texas Southern University, and his undergraduate degree in Therapeutic Recreation from Grambling State University.
Immediate Past President/Chair: Terry Scovill, LCSW, CEO, Healthcare Operations at IntraCare Behavioral Health