Chad serves as BrightView’s Chief Executive Officer and is one of the founders. He an attorney and certified HIPAA security professional who has focused his career on healthcare operations, technology and compliance.
Joe Edwards - Vice President of Corporate Development
Joe serves as BrightView’s Vice President of Corporate Development. He leads BrightView’s mergers and acquisitions team, helping to increase patient access to its comprehensive, evidence-based treatment approach across the United States.
Jacob Holler - Vice President of Operations for Maryland and Delaware
Jake Holler is the Vice President of Operations in Maryland and Delaware for BrightView. A trained physical therapist, Jake has served as a leader in operations across a variety of healthcare settings with a proven track record of improving clinical quality and patient outcomes in these settings.
Dr. Kang is a psychologist and the Chief Quality Officer for BrightView Health. He leads BrightView’s contributions to the evolving national definition of quality service delivery and demonstrable outcomes in addiction medicine.
Parag Patel, M.D. - Vice President Medical Services Development and Compliance
Parag Patel, MD, FACOG FASAM, is board certified in both addiction medicine and obstetrics and gynecology. Since 2015, Dr. Patel has been creating customized treatment programs for patients facing substance use disorder while pregnant and other vulnerable patient populations.
Dr. Shawn Ryan practiced as an Emergency Room physician and a hospital administrator (Department Chairman of Quality and Patient Safety). During this time, he became acutely aware of the addiction epidemic and began working tirelessly to make a difference in his community.
Melissa Bartos - Vice President of New Market Development
Melissa serves BrightView as VP of New Market Development. She works with the development team to provide diligence in new markets, making initial introductions and gathering key insight as to how BrightView can best serve the needs of communities.
Michele Sweeney - Vice President of Patient Services
Michele serves as BrightView’s Vice President of Patient Services, which means she ensures that patients have quick access to high quality care at BrightView. Michele’s team make certain that whenever the phone rings, a helpful and compassionate person answers.
Mikaela Taylor - Vice President of Clinical Operations for Ohio
Mikaela Taylor is a licensed clinical mental health counselor and is the Vice President of Clinical Operations for Ohio. Mikaela has grown with BrightView and started during the company’s origin 5 years ago.
Rick Lauer is Brightview’s Chief Legal and Compliance Officer. Rick and the Compliance Team work to ensure that BrightView operates in full compliance with all applicable state and federal regulations.
Andrea Kovall - Vice President, Managed Care & Credentialing
Andrea serves as BrightView’s Vice President of Managed Care. In this role she leads the strategic payer initiatives that support BrightView’s growth objectives and ensure BrightView can provide comprehensive addiction treatment to those in need.
Colin Jeffries - Vice President of Marketing and Communications
Colin serves as BrightView’s Vice President of Marketing and Communications. He leads BrightView’s initiatives in direct-to-patient marketing, guiding and optimizing digital and traditional communication channels.
Tricia serves as the VP of OTP Compliance. Her main responsibility is ensuring that BrightView and our Opioid Treatment Programs remain compliant with the regulations set forth by the governing state and federal agencies.