NKRC Welcomes New Board Member Carolyn Givens
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio, Jan. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Carolyn Givens has joined the Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic board of directors.
Ms. Givens is the Executive Director of the Ohio Suicide Prevention Foundation. The foundation, headquartered in Columbus, is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 public/private partnership providing statewide leadership for the public-health issue of suicide prevention. She oversees and is responsible for providing strategic leadership, financial development, building statewide alliances with legislative, policy and business leaders, as well as the foundation’s day-to-day operations. Her background also includes posts with the Ohio Department of Alcohol and Drug Addiction Services, where she served as director.
A graduate of Ohio Dominican University, Ms. Givens also completed Harvard University’s Program for Senior Executives in State and Local Government.
About the Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic (www.nkrc.org; 1-800-228-8287):
An Ohio subsidiary of Gateway Rehab, the Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic (NKRC), was founded in 1946 in Youngstown. NKRC also has facilities in Austintown, Howland and Dublin to assist people in recovery from substance abuse.
SOURCE Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic