Staff

PEGASUS SCHOOLS, INC.
Professional Staffing Plan

Founder/CEO: Robert Ellis, Full Time
Credentials: 25 years Licensed Child Care Administrator, 30 years total child care experience.
Treatment Responsibilities: Oversees entire operation.
Supervised by: Pegasus Schools, Inc. Board of Directors

Assistant CEO: Chris Moody, Full Time
Credentials: 14 years child total child care experience
Treatment Responsibilities: Assist CEO in overseeing entire operation
Supervised by: CEO

Co-Placement Directors: Carl Ellis, Full TimeMasters of Science and Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Journalism, 21 years of corporate experience including media relations, staff management and staff organization

Keith Bradbury, Full Time – 15 years Licensed Child Care Administrator, 22 years total childcare experience.

Treatment Responsibilities: Assists CEO in all aspects of the program as necessary.
Supervised by: CEO

Treatment Director: John Joslin, Full Time
Credentials: M-Ed, LPC-S, LSOTP-S

Treatment Responsibilities: Supervision of Clinical component. As part of Treatment Team: Participates in admission assessments, master treatment plans, comprehensive plans of service, and plan of service reviews. Provide group therapy. Provide individual therapy as assigned. Provide family therapy as indicated.
Supervised by: CEO
Supervises: All Therapists

Administrator: Eric DeHoyos, Full Time
Credentials: Eric DeHoyos – 13 years Licensed Child Care Administrator, 20 years total childcare experience.
Supervised by: CEO

Assistant Administrator: Brian Miller, Full Time
Credentials: 8 years Licensed Child Care Administrator, 21 years total childcare experience.
Treatment Responsibilities: Assists Administrator in maintaining Licensing Standards and level of care guidelines. Assists in maintenance and operation of campuses. Assists in training and continuing education of direct care staff in Pegasus Schools, Inc. Policies and Procedures and Minimum Standards of Residential Treatment Centers.
Supervised by: Administrator

Assistant Administrator: Roberto Fernandez, Full Time
Credentials:11 years Licensed Child Care Administrator, 20 years total childcare experience
Assists Administrator in maintaining Licensing Standards and level of care guidelines. Assists in maintenance and operation of campuses. Assists in training and continuing education of direct care staff in Pegasus Schools, Inc. Policies and Procedures and Minimum Standards of Residential Treatment Centers.
Supervised by: Administrator

 

Case Managers:

Alan Richardson, Full Time
Credentials:  BA in Sociology, 5 years of childcare experience

Oscar Rojas, Full Time
Credentials: 12 years total childcare experience

Luigi Arellano, Full Time
Credentials: BA in Communications, 16 years total childcare experience, LCCA

Joe Ramirez, Full Time
Credentials: Bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, 14 years total child care experience

Jerald Reynolds, Full Time
Credentials: Five years total childcare experience

Idalissa Hernandez, Full Time
Credentials:  Five years total childcare experience

 

Therapists:

Lakota:  Carleen Waller, Full Time
Credentials:  M.S., LPC

Aztec:  Aveliah Funderburk, Full Time
Credentials: M.A., LPC-S, LSOTP

Kiowa: Dana Borremans, Full Time
Credentials: M-Ed, LPC, LSOTP

Comanche: Marty Litchfield, Full Time
Credentials: M.A., LMFT-S, LSOTP-S

Apache: Janis Dietzel, Full Time
Credentials: M.Ed., LPC-S, ASOTP

Phoenix: Kelly Gilleland, Full Time
Credentials: M.S., LPC, LSOTP

Cherokee:Frank Darby, Full Time
Credentials: M.A., LPC, LSOTP

Tejas:  Nancy Owens, Full Time
Credentials: M.A., LPC-S, LSOTP-S, NCC, CTS

Trauma Specialist: Nancy Owens, Full Time
Credentials: M.A., LPC-S, LSOTP-S, NCC, CTS

Chris Wilkins, Full Time
Credentials: M.A., NCC, LPC-Intern

Chris Hazel, Full Time
Credentials: M.Ed., LPC-Intern

Treatment Responsibilities: Cooperate and coordinate with Administrators in regards to day-to-day operation of the therapeutic milieu. Participate in the development of all treatment plan reviews. Provide group therapy. Provide individual therapy to residents as assigned. Provide family therapy as indicated.
Supervised by: Directly supervised by Treatment Director and Assistant Treatment Director

Reimbursement Coordinator, NREMT: Reid Davidson
Credentials:Nationally Registered Emergency Medical Technician, 12 years Licensed Child Care Administrator, 20 years total childcare experience.

Consulting Psychiatrist: Ziba Rezaee, M.D., Minimum 3 hours weekly
Treatment Responsibilities: Initial evaluation of all residents, monthly review of medication utilization and effectiveness, review of diagnostic assessments, and provision of interim evaluations as requested.
Services coordinated by: Treatment Director