Indianapolis Inpatient Team

Stephanie Anderson

Chief Executive Officer

Stephanie L. Anderson, LCSW  is the Chief Executive Officer for RCA at Indianapolis. Stephanie holds bachelor’s degrees in both Criminal Justice and Ballet from Indiana University.  She received her Master of Social Work from Washington University in St. Louis, where she specialized in working with at-risk, delinquent youth and their families. Her work included a focus on the treatment of co-morbid mental health and addiction disorders. 

Both during and after her Master’s program, she worked as a Deputy Juvenile Officer for the St. Louis City Family Courts serving families involved with the Gun Court Program, Child Abuse and Neglect Services, Drug Court Program and General Field supervision Unit.  After moving back to Indianapolis in 2008, Stephanie provided direct practice mental health and addiction care to a variety of populations as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker at community-based agencies in Marion County, IN.

She began serving the State of Indiana in 2014 as an employee of the Family and Social Services Administration, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, where she was the Deputy Director of Adult Mental Health and Addiction Services.  While at the Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Stephanie was responsible for leading Division initiatives related to Adult Forensic Populations, Serious Mental Illness, Addiction Treatment, State Opioid Treatment Programs, Services for Homeless Populations and Veterans, and Emergency Preparedness.  In 2016, she continued her public service to the State of Indiana as the is the Executive Director of Addiction Recovery Services for the Indiana Department of Correction.   While there, Stephanie and her team lead the transformation of the clinical addiction treatment programming across all the State Correctional Facilities. 

Stephanie joins RCA at Indianapolis after working in the private behavioral health sector as the CEO of a youth behavioral health residential facility.  She is excited to be able to bring her passion for supporting those who seek recovery to the state-of-art programming in Indianapolis.

Will Cooke

Medical Director

William Cooke, MD, FAAFP, FASAM, AAHIVS, is a fellow of the American Academy of Family Medicine and the American Society of Addiction Medicine, specializing in family medicine, addiction medicine, and HIV medicine. His work has been covered by CBS, NBC, PBS, the BBC, USA Today, the New York Times, NPR, and others. In 2019, he was named National Physician of the Year by the American Academy of Family Physicians and joined the ranks of two US surgeons general and a former secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services by receiving the Ryan White Distinguished Leadership Award. He was also the first physician in the nation to be awarded the Pillar of Excellence by Addiction Policy Forum. 

Diana Williams

Clinical Director

Diana Williams MSW, LCSW has 30 years of experience working in the field substance abuse and mental health. She is currently the Clinical Director for RCA-Indy. Her previous work includes: Project Director of the Center for Behavioral Health for Altarum, a consulting firm in Washington, DC. She was the Behavioral Health Deputy Director at the Office of Mental Health and Addiction Policy and Planning, Department for the Indiana Division of Mental Health and Addiction where she was the Single State Authority. She also has experience in the Criminal Justice system where she was the Program Director for the Indiana Department of Corrections and implemented substance abuse and skill building programs throughout the 32 prisons in the state. She spent 10 years as an associate professor at Indiana University teaching graduate Social Work students about Substance Use Disorders and Recovery while working full time as the Clinical Director at Tara Treatment Center in Franklin, IN. In her career Diana has dedicated her time to raising the awareness of the benefits of recovery from addiction, developing programs for substance abuse clients and been an advocate of integration of systems for the better health and well- being of all people. She is a mentor for many young people who are interested in working in the field of recovery and has been a long time recovery ally and champion.

Roberta Dragoo

Director of Nursing

Michelle Dragoo, RN as the Director of Nursing at RCA at Indianapolis brings a diverse background in mental health, case management, and utilization review.  Michelle has an Associates in Nursing, a  Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, and a Masters in Nursing Leadership.  She is a certified case manager and holds a black belt in Lean Six Sigma performance improvement.  Michelle has been a nurse for 13+ years.  She has worked in acute care mental health, state hospital mental health, the juvenile system, residential treatment for adolescents, and medical acute care hospital case management.  She looks forward to working with patients suffering from addictions, dual diagnosis disorders, and mental health disorders. 

Tracey Isaac

Director of Admissions & UR

Tracey Isaac joined Recovery Centers of America in November 2020.  She obtained her Masters Degree in Counseling in 2000 from Trevecca Nazarene University.  Tracey’s diverse professional background includes working in various settings focused on mental health, corrections, and counseling. She has worked in inpatient and residential treatment centers with adults and children. Tracey is passionate about making a difference in the lives of others.

Krystal Belton

Human Resources Business Partner

Krystal Belton has a background of over 10 years combined experience in compliance, risk management and human resources.  She received her Master’s Degree in Business Administration – Management and is a certified Professional in Human Resources.  Her most recent career in the non-profit world of serving adults with disabilities helped her to realize that her passion is in serving others who may be in need.  She is excited to join the Recovery Centers of America family and looks forward to a long and fulfilling career.

Mark West

IT Technician

Mark West brings over 25 years of hands-on experience in information technology supporting General Motors, Allison Transmission, and CHA Consulting Inc.

Amanda Dye

Training Coordinator

Amanda Dye, BS, CADAC II joined RCA in November of 2020. Amanda received her Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology from Indiana University and used that to develop her career in child and family services. After seeing the impact that substance use disorders had on family systems she transitioned into the correctional setting as a substance abuse counselor for the Indiana Women’s Prison. There she moved from counselor to director and ran the Recovery While Incarcerated program for all of the female offenders that suffered from substance use disorders including the pregnant and parenting mothers.

Amanda believes in the biopsychosocial approach to treatment. She is currently obtaining her Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy. She is part of the Corporate Training Team and brings an educated and passionate element to training all of the new employees at RCA Indianapolis. She works alongside the other leadership and specialty areas in the building to make sure all staff are supported in their specific training needs so the patients have 5-star treatment in every realm of services while at RCA. Amanda was born and raised in Indiana and is proud to be part of the mission to bring quality substance abuse treatment to those in her home state.

Brian Foster

RSS Supervisor

Brian Foster began working in the Substance Abuse industry approximately 5 years ago, at Indiana’s oldest and largest men’s recovery house. As the Director of Operations for the premier recovery house in the state, he gained a vast knowledge of addiction treatment. As a person in long term recovery, he understands the challenges people with addiction face on a daily basis, which fuels his passion for working in this field. Brian will graduate next year with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from IUPUI, which he aspires to continue to use in his career at RCA. 

Kristin Gerber

Administrative Assistant

Kristin Gerber joined RCA Indianapolis in November of 2020 as the Administrative Assistant for inpatient treatment. She graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Arts in Law and Society and comes to RCA with extensive administrative and procurement experience. She supports the leadership team at RCA Indianapolis to ensure they have everything they need to most effectively treat patients and provide the 5 star level of care that RCA is known for. She is passionate about helping others and is proud to be a part of an organization that affords individuals the opportunity for addiction recovery.

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