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Our Team

The leaders at SunCloud Health are incredibly passionate about serving the people they work with and their patients. Our team has the experience and the training to really execute a biopsychosocial approach.

VIDEO: Our team on Telehealth and the resiliency of our patients.

Leadership

  • Dr. Kimberly Dennis, MD
    Dr. Kimberly Dennis, MD
    Medical Director, CEO and Co-founder
  • Kim Cimino, LMFT
    Kim Cimino, LMFT
    Clinical Director
  • Sonja K Negrean, RN, BS, SCRN
    Sonja K Negrean, RN, BS, SCRN
    Director of Compliance and Nursing
  • David Newton, MBA
    David Newton, MBA
    Director of Operations and Co-founder
  • Rita Ekelman, MBA, RDN, LDN, CD
    Rita Ekelman, MBA, RDN, LDN, CD
    Executive Director
  • Dr. Marcia Nickow, PSY.D., CADC, CGP
    Dr. Marcia Nickow, PSY.D., CADC, CGP
    Organizational and Senior Clinical Adviser

Our Team

  • Megan Cummens LCPC
    Megan Cummens LCPC
    Treatment Coordinator
  • Lauren Sommer RDN, LDN
    Lauren Sommer RDN, LDN
    Registered Dietitian
  • Nada C Pavlovic, LCPC
    Nada C Pavlovic, LCPC
    Therapist
  • Maureen Wuest, APN-BC
    Maureen Wuest, APN-BC
    APN-BC
  • Sydney Barrera, RDN, LDN
    Sydney Barrera, RDN, LDN
    Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
  • Amber Glavor, LMFT
    Amber Glavor, LMFT
    Naperville Site Director & Therapist
  • Hannah Carra, LCSW
    Hannah Carra, LCSW
    Chicago Site Director & Therapist
  • Kathy Pasternicki, Psy.D., CADC
    Kathy Pasternicki, Psy.D., CADC
    Intake Director
  • Krista DeCeault, RDN
    Krista DeCeault, RDN
    Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
  • Colleen O’Sullivan
    Colleen O’Sullivan
    Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
  • Steve Wright, LCPC, RDDP
    Steve Wright, LCPC, RDDP
    Therapist
  • Joe Whitlock, CADC
    Joe Whitlock, CADC
    Certified Addictions Counselor
  • Emily Strachan, CADC
    Emily Strachan, CADC
    Certified Addictions Counselor
  • Shale Marks, LCSW, CADC
    Shale Marks, LCSW, CADC
    Therapist
  • Hari Hristea, MD
    Hari Hristea, MD
    Psychiatrist
  • Dr. Lauren Pace, DO
    Dr. Lauren Pace, DO
    Psychiatrist
  • Gail Alexander, LPC
    Gail Alexander, LPC
    Therapist
  • Roseann Rook, CADC
    Roseann Rook, CADC
    Certified Addictions Counselor
  • Mara Y Schieber, LCSW, CADC
    Mara Y Schieber, LCSW, CADC
    Therapist
  • Rachel Goodwin, LCPC, CADC
    Rachel Goodwin, LCPC, CADC
    Therapist
  • Jessica Kush, LCPC, RYT-200, TCTSY-F
    Jessica Kush, LCPC, RYT-200, TCTSY-F
    Therapist
  • Anita Ford
    Anita Ford
    Billing Specialist

Click Here to listen to the podcast: “Addressing the Lack of Continuity of Care in Mental Health Services”, presented by NEJM Catalyst, a sister publication of the New England Journal of Medicine, featuring an Interview with Kim Dennis, MD, David Newton, MBA and Namita Seth Mohta, MD

About NEJM Catalyst: NEJM Catalyst brings health carexecutives, clinical leaders, and clinicians together to share innovative ideas and practical applications for enhancing the value of health care delivery. From a network of top thought leaders, experts, and advisers, their digital publication, quarterly events, and qualified Insights Council provide real-life examples and actionable solutions to help organizations address urgent challenges affecting health care.

VIDEO: Why do SunCloud therapists strive to never stop evolving for themselves and for their patients?

Dr. Marcia Nickow, PSY.D., CADC, CGP, Organizational and Senior Clinical Adviser at SunCloud Health, discusses the growth of SunCloud’s Chicago location under the excellent leadership of Hannah Carra, LCSW Chicago Site Director & Therapist and how every therapists at SunCloud Health strives to never stop personally evolving, for themselves and for their patients.

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Accreditations, Certifications & Licensing

DASA License. Department of Alcohol and Substance Abuse.
Joint Commission Behavioral Health Care Accreditation.
The Joint Commission signifies that all people always experience the safest, highest quality, best-value health care across all settings with a devotion to patient safety. The Gold Seal, is a symbol to the community and patients we serve that SunCloud Health has placed an emphasis on quality of care.

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