Meet Our Team

ADMINISTRATION

crossroads-29_edited.jpg

BRITTANY

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Alma Mater:

Buena Vista University

Best Part of Job:

Helping empower clients to be successful in their everyday life.

 

Self-Care Routine:traveling, spending time with close family and friends

Contact Information:

Email: bpalmer@crossroadsbhs.org

Direct Phone: 641-278-3115

crossroads-99_edited.jpg

ASHLEY

COMMUNITY SERVICES DIRECTOR

Alma Mater:

Buena Vista University

Best Part of Job:

She loves that she gets to meet people right where they are and provide them with the tools to live a joyful life as defined by them.

Must Haves:

Essential Oils and Natural Cleaning Supplies

Contact Information:

Email: aarmstrong@crossroadsbhs.org

Direct Phone: 641-278-3117

FB_IMG_1629815104059.jpg

DANA

HUMAN RESOURCES DIRECTOR

Alma Mater:

William Penn University

Self-Care Routine:

Working out, walking, listening to music

Secret Talent:

Dancing in the kitchen

Contact Information:

Email: dkuehl@crossroadsbhs.org

Direct Phone: 641-278-3122

Woman.jpg

Hannah 

Interim Clinical Director 

Alma Mater:

Regis University

License:

LMHC (Licensed Mental Health Counselor)

 

Secret Talent:

Taking photos

Contact Information:

Email: hcampbell@crossroadsbhs.org

OPERATIONS

crossroads-130.jpg

KATIE

OPERATIONS MANAGER, Creston, Osceola & Winterset

Self-Care Routine:

Sitting outside enjoying the nice weather or a hot bath.

Secret Talent:

Being a cow whisperer.

Best Part of Job:

Being able to see the positive impact that Crossroads has on our community and our clients. 

 

crossroads-171_edited.jpg

BRE

COMPLIANCE OFFICER, Osceola, Creston, & Winterset

Self-Care Routine:

Singing in the car.

Fun Fact: 

I have webbed toes

Best Part of The Job:

Seeing the positive impact we have on clients and being able to provide them empowerment in their decisions. 

 

CLINICAL TEAM 

crossroads-35.jpg

MICK

CLINICAL TEAM LEAD, Creston

Alma Mater:

Missouri State University

License:

LMHC (Licensed Mental Health Counselor)

Fun Fact:

I played the saxophone from fifth grade all the way through high school.

Mary.jpg

MARY

MH THERAPIST, Creston and Osceola

Alma Mater:

University of Iowa

License:

LMSW (Licensed Master Social Worker)

 

Fun Fact:

I grew up on a farm with sheep, goats, and pigs.

Man.jpg

DON

MH THERAPIST, Creston

License:

LMHC (Licensed Mental Health Counselor)

joshua.jpg

JOSHUA

CLINICAL TEAM LEAD, Winterset

Alma Mater:

Simmons University

License:

LMSW (Licensed Master Social Worker)

 

Secret Talent:

Slightly above average amateur historical European single-sword fencing enthusiast.

Woman.jpg

AMBER

MH THERAPIST,

Osceola & Winterset

Alma Mater:

Our Lady of the Lake University

License:

LMSW (Licensed Master Social Worker)

 

Fun Fact:

Advanced Ving Tsun Kung Fu Student

larry.jpg

LARRY

CLINICAL SUPERVISOR,

Osceola, Winterset, & Creston

Alma Mater:

University of Iowa

License:

LISW (Licensed Independent Social Worker)

 

Fun Fact:

Enjoy hiking, bicycling, and kayaking.

sharon pic.jpg

SHARON

MH THERAPIST, Creston and Osceola

Alma Mater:

St. Ambrose University

License:

LMSW (Licensed Master Social Worker)

 

Fun Fact:

I know how to square dance.

 

IMG_0208.jpg

JOSEPH

MH THERAPIST, Osceola

Alma Mater:

Drake University

License:

tLMHC (Temporary Licensed Mental Health Counselor)

Becky.jpg

BECKY

SUD COUNSELOR, Creston & Osceola

Alma Mater:

Buena Vista University

License: tCADC

Fun Fact:

I love to travel and try new foods.

 

Self-Care Routine:

Meditation 

crossroads-141.jpg

William

SUD COUNSELOR, Osceola & Winterset

 

License: IADC

 

Man.jpg

Jesse 

SUD COUNSELOR, Creston 

License: IADC

Fun fact:  I have swam with dolphins

Must have: I use chopsticks when eating Chinese food

INTEGRATED HEALTH HOME

crossroads-109.jpg

CARLA, RN

TEAM LEAD, NURSE CARE MANAGER, Creston

Self-Care Routine:

Gardening and spending time with friends and family.

Secret Talent:

Jewelry making.

 

Must Haves:

Coffee

Man.jpg

DUSTIN 

IIHH INTAKE & JAIL DIVERSION CARE COORDINATOR, Creston

Fun Fact: I have been skydiving 

Secret Talent: Disc Golfing 

Woman.jpg

TORI

IHH CARE COORDINATOR, Winterset

Bio Coming soon!

news clint 5 years.jpg

CLINT

IHH & JAIL DIVERSION CARE COORDINATOR, Creston

Self-Care Routine:

Naps when needed on the weekends.

Secret Talent:

Basketball

Best Part of Job:

The clients.

 

heather 2.jpg

HEATHER

PEER SUPPORT, Creston

Secret Talent: I can juggle.

Must Haves: Miami Dolphins Football

Self-Care Routine: Being outside and going fishing.

morgan pic.jpg

MORGAN

CARE COORDINATOR, Creston

Alma Mater:

Upper Iowa University

Self-Care Routine:

I enjoy long walks outside and traveling.

 

Fun Fact:

I do photography in my free time. Self portraits and nature photos are what I enjoy capturing.

 

Woman.jpg

HALEY

IHH CARE COORDINATOR, Creston

Bio Coming soon!

PSYCHIATRIC PROVIDERS & NURSES

vickie & carla nurses week.jpg

VICKIE

PSYCHIATRIC NURSE, Creston

Self-Care Routine:

Spending time with family, baking and shopping to unwind.

Fun Fact:

I'm big on garage sales and thrift shops.

Alma Mater:

Southwestern Community College of Nursing

 

Woman.jpg

ALICE

PSYCHIATRIC NURSE, Creston

Biography coming soon.

Sande Edwards.jpg

SANDE EDWARDS

PMHNP-BC, Creston, Osceola & Winterset

Sande was born in Iowa and raised at Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri.  She earned a bachelor’s in conservation and wildlife management from Missouri State University and then moved west and worked as a park ranger in Idaho for many years. Sande returned to school and earned her bachelor’s in nursing from Idaho State University in 2005. She began her nursing career in Colorado, then transitioned to travel nursing and has worked in many hospitals from California to the Midwest. Sande eventually landed in southern Iowa and worked at Clarke County Hospital in the emergency department and as the nursing education specialist. While working at Clarke County Hospital she attended school part time to earn her master’s in nursing from Walden University as a Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP). She enjoys spending time with her husband and their three boys, gardening, raising chickens and goats, traveling, and summer vacations with her family.

Man.jpg

DR. ANTONY

PSYCHIATRIST, Telehealth

Dr. Antony started with Crossroads in May 2014. He earned his bachelor of Medicine in 1995 from St. John’s Medical College. He has been a board eligible psychiatrist with over 20 years of experience in both inpatient and outpatient care. Skilled in psycho-pharmacological management and psychiatric disorders. Currently Dr. Antony serves clients at the Creston location.

Woman.jpg

KIM SPEARS

PSYCHIATRIST, Telehealth

Ms. Spears has provided services with Crossroads since 2015. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Boise State University and her Masters in Nursing at Stonybrook University, Long Island.  She spent six years working at an inpatient psychiatric hospital and has been practicing as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner since 2007. She currently assists patients in our Creston and Winterset offices.

Registration

Woman.jpg

Scheduling Specialist, Creston 

SHELLY

Fun Fact: I like to Cook 

Must Have: Coffee

crossroads-33.jpg

Scheduling Specialist, Creston, Winterset, Osceola 

JESSICA

Secret Talent:

Quilting.

Self-Care Routine:

Gardening, quilting, and baking.

Fun Fact:

I have five Cayuga ducks that live in my front yard.

Woman.jpg

Scheduling Specialist, Creston

MEGAN

Bio Coming Soon!

Woman.jpg

Scheduling Specialist, Winterset

BROOKE

Bio Coming Soon!