208 Flynn Avenue Suite 3J, Burlington, VT 05401

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Organizations Filed Purposes: HowardCenter, Inc. helps people and communities thrive by providing supports and services to address mental health, substance use and developmental needs.

Mental Health, Substance Use, and Developmental Services provide quality services to members of the community. Mental Health and Substance Use services support individuals who are experiencing the effects of acute or severe emotional distress, including mental illness as well as to individuals who are experiencing the negative effects of substance use. Services include intensive community supports, including residential, vocational, case management, and medication management so that individuals with mental illness can live successfully in the community; mental health services for homeless individuals; and outpatient mental health and substance use treatment services. Developmental Services support individuals with intellectual disabilities and autism, which promote individual growth and expression and enable people to live as active and valued members of their communities. Services are tailored to meet individual and family needs and can be a vital support system throughout a person's life. To this end we provide support in the following areas: residential services, family supports, vocational services, community inclusion activities, and transition services. During fiscal year 2020 services were provided to the following individuals: Outpatient - 5,777, Residential - 1,052, Community - 2,368, Employment - 500.

Child, Youth and Family Services provide prevention, assessment, treatment, and education services and support to children and youth and their families. Programs include counseling, case management, and school-based services, intensive family-based services, day treatment and special education services, residential programs, a substance use day-treatment program for adolescents, and early childhood mental health services. During fiscal year 2020 services were provided to 1,806 individuals.

Successful integration of Howard Center's three former population specific crisis teams (First Call for Children and Families, Developmental Services On-Call and adult Mobile Crisis Team) into one new program, First Call for Chittenden County, as of fiscal year 2017. Also this year First Call for Chittenden County continued care for clients at the emergency department, especially those waiting day after day for inpatient treatment, and increased capacity for other Crisis Clinicians to provide mobile outreach in Chittenden County. During fiscal year 2020 services were provided to the following individuals: Crisis - 3,928 and MAT - 1,246.

Executives Listed on Filing

Total Salary includes financial earnings, benefits, and all related organization earnings listed on tax filing

NameTitleHours Per WeekTotal Salary
Sandra SteingardChief Medical Officer60$208,117
Joseph LasekMedical Director of Adult Svcs40$186,937
Robert BickCEO60$165,162
Donna KileyStaff Psychiatrist40$159,208
Catherine SimonsonCCSO60$156,443
Sandra McguireCFOO60$156,390
Bob StetzelDirector of IT40$116,032
Laura PearceDirector of IM40$113,421
Carrie HathawayDirector of Financial Mgmt40$108,846
Hillary OrsiniPast Board Member2$0
E William LeckerlingPast Board Member2$0
Gillian EatonPast Board Member2$0
Patrick BrownPast Board Member2$0
Michael SimoneauPast Board President2$0
Hanneke WillenborgBoard Member2$0
Connie StablerBoard Member2$0
Rep Trevor SquirrellBoard Member2$0
Thato RatsebeBoard Member2$0
Rep Ann PughBoard Member2$0
John McsoleyBoard Member2$0
Kerrick JohnsonBoard Member2$0
Brandon Del PozoBoard Member2$0
Kelly DeforgeBoard Member2$0
Michael CoutureBoard Member2$0
Katherine ConnollyBoard Member2$0
Daniel CalderBoard Member2$0
Yves BradleyBoard Member2$0
Cyndee SturtevantBoard Secretary2$0
George PhilibertBoard Treasurer2$0
Meg O'DonnellBoard Vice President2$0
Debra StennerBoard President2$0

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