Our People

 

Staff

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Glen Webber, M.S., Executive Director, 31 Years of Sobriety

The Navy brought Glen to San Diego in 1973. He left the service to become a systems analyst working on important military projects until he was hospitalized and sent to the Ranch in 1988. After going through recovery, he stayed on and became an employee. His responsibilities grew; in 1997 the Board named him Executive Director. Under Glen’s management, the Ranch has earned many commendations. Glen holds an MS from Springfield University (MA), has helped develop their Addiction Studies curriculum, and taught at their extension campus in San Diego. A recognized leader in the field, Glen served on the state board of California Association of Addiction Recovery Resources, a nonprofit that works on behalf of sober living homes, detoxification centers and other social model recovery programs.

 

Michael Huffaker, Operations Manager, 20 years of sobriety

After completing the recovery program in 1998, Mike also stayed on as an employee. He has held positions of increasing importance while pursuing an academic path in the field of addiction and recovery, and is now an Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor. Since being promoted to Operations Manager in 2004, Mike has been responsible for the Ranch’s management team and all daily operations. He is a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor II (CADC-II) and a Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ICADC).

 

House Manager
Michael DeHamm – 13 Years Sobriety
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor II (CADC-II)
Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor

(ICADC)

Resident Service Manager
Rich Shaplin – 24 Years Sobriety
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor -
Certified Addiction Specialist (CADC-CAS)

Staff Assistants
Billy Lockett – 5 Years Sobriety
Tony Stracener – 4 Years Sobriety
Roland Lebel – 1 Year Sobriety
Jimi Nourie – 1 Year Sobriety
Derek Waters – 1 Year Sobriety
Kyle Jordan – 1 Year Sobriety

Quality Assurance Manager
Jerry Shirey – 5 Years Sobriety
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor II (CADC-II)
Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor

(ICADC)

SUD Facilitators
John DeHamm – 10 Years Sobriety
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor -
Certified Addiction Specialist (CADC-CAS)

Ronnie Williams - 16 Years Sobriety
Certified Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Counselor
(CAODC)

Grounds Keeper
Harold Anderson – 14 Years Sobriety

Cook
Michael Allen – 1 Year Sobriety

Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board: Pamela Dose, CPA, Private Practice
Vice Chairman: 
Treasurer: Brandon Gehring, Insurance Broker and Businessman
Secretary: Mike Bea, Investigator/Owner, TMI Investigations and (Retired) San Diego Sheriff

Members at Large:
James Byrnes, JD, MBA, Attorney, Private Practice
Rich Backman
, MBA (Retired)
Donald G. Gravalec, JD, Attorney, Private Practice
Rudy Zamora, Private Investigator and (Retired) San Diego Sheriff
Jeffrey Mitchell, Marketing and Advertisment

Advisory Committee (Non-governing)
Jeffery J. Anderson, Director of Community Programs, San Diego District Attorney’s Office
Al Chesley, Retired NFL Player, Advocate
Walter “Walt” J. Fegley, President/Chief Operating Officer, Reno Contracting, Inc.
Ivan Fox, Professional Engineer, San Dieguito Engineering, Inc.
Art Flaming, Tierra Corp
Stanley D. Miller, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Former Board of Directors member.
Tony Neff, Businessman
Rob Siefkes, Attorney