Leadership

Jean Faber - Corporate Director, Jean has over 30 years of experience in the areas of employee assistance, training and consulting.  She has been with Best Care EAP since 1989 and oversees all aspects of Best Care EAP and associated programs. 

Education: BA and MA in Education. jean.faber@bestcareeap.org


Terry Coleman - Manager, Clinical Services, Terry has been in the mental health field over 25 years and with Best Care EAP since 1993.  He supervises the professional counseling staff and all clinical activities for the EAP and the State of Nebraska Licensee Assistance Program.

Education: BA in Sociology, MA in Agency Counseling; Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner. terry.coleman@bestcareeap.org


Robyn Burnett - Manager, Account & Education Services, Robyn has been in the mental health field since 2008. She has extensive experience assessing, diagnosing and treating mental health issues. She also has extensive case management and supervision experience. Robyn started with Best Care EAP in January, 2018 and manages business development, training and communication activities for the program.

Education: BA in Psychology, MS in Clinical Counseling, MS in Community Counseling: Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Mental Health Professional.  robyn.burnett@bestcareeap.org


Lisa Sprouse - Office Manager, Lisa has been with Best Care EAP since 1992.  She supervises the business office staff and manages all accounting and information management activities including reporting. 

Education: Associates Degree in Business Management.lisa.sprouse@bestcareeap.org


Sales and Marketing

Kelly Ethridge - Account Coordinator, Been with Best Care since 2011. Kelly coordinates communication and promotional activities for Best Care Client Companies.  

Education: BA in Advertising/Communication, MA in Communication Studies. kelly.ethridge@bestcareeap.org


Brigette Morris - Account Coordinator; Brigette has been with Best Care since 2011. Brigette coordinates new and existing business development activities for Best Care.  

Education: BS in Organizational Communications. brigette.morris@bestcareeap.org


Counselors

Jeff Friedlander: In the counseling field since 2015, with Best Care since 2016. 

Education: Bachelor of Social Work, Master of Social Work; Licensed Mental Health Practitioner; Certified in Financial Social Work


Amy Monzingo:  In the counseling field since 1997, with Best Care since 1999. 

Education: BS in Human Development, MS in Community Counseling; Licensed Mental Health Practitioner


Ken Munzesheimer:  In the counseling field since 1987, with Best Care since 1993. 

Education: Bachelor of Social Work, Master of Social Work; Licensed Clinical Social Worker


Ralph Orsi:  In the counseling field since 2002, with Best Care since 2002. 

Education: BS in Psychology, MA in Community Counseling and Student Affairs; Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner


Nicole Winkler: In the counseling field since 2012, with Best Care since 2017. 

Education: BS in Behavior Science, MS in Community Counseling; Provisionally Licensed Mental Health Practitioner, Licensed Drug and Alcohol Counselor.


Joy Youngland: In the counseling field since 1989, with Best Care since 2005. 

Education: BA in Business Administration and English, MS in Human Development and the Family, Master of Social Work; Licensed Mental Health Practitioner; Certified Social Worker


Janet Severe:  In the counseling field since 1987, with Best Care since 1999. 

Education: BS in Home Economics, MS in Human Development and the Family; Licensed Professional Counselor.


Michelle Hruska:  Over sixteen years of experience, Michelle has been the NE LAP Coordinator since February 2017. She provides alcohol/substance use assessments, treatment referrals and monitoring for pre-licensed, licensed, certified and registered healthcare professionals in the State of Nebraska. 

Education:  Michelle is a Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner and a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor. BA in Human Services from the College of Saint Mary and a MS in Community Counseling from UNO.


Training Consultants

David Dechant: Over 16 years in the field and with Best Care since 2004. 

Education: BA in Secondary Education, MA in Dramatic Arts, MS in Industrial/Organizational Psychology.


Lesa Deeker:  Over twenty years in the field and with Best Care since 2010. 

Education: BS in Industrial Relations, Society for Human Resource Management Senior Certified Professsional (SHRM-SCP).


Ann Gillaspie:  Over twenty years in the field and with Best Care since 2013. 

Education: BA in Education, MA in Secondary Education, Professional in Human Resources (PHR).


 

Office Staff

These 4 women have over 60 years of combined service for Best Care.  They are the first voices you hear when you call and the first faces you see when you walk in the door of Best Care EAP! 

From left to right, Laurie Mueller, Gina Vandenberg, Peggi Mathews, Pam Taylor.