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Our Staff

Founders

Ryan Rhodes

Ryan Rhodes

Co-Founder
Ryan began mentoring young people, many of whom saw surrendering to abstinence from drugs and alcohol an impossible task. Although this was not his experience, Ryan became aware of the gaps...
Brian Weiner

Brian Weiner

CEO/Co Founder
Brian has spent nearly two decades creating successful investment and financial management solutions for multi-national corporations and family offices. When Brian began working with Ryan...

Staff Members

Suzanne Sickner

Suzanne Sickner

Psy D, Ma, Lmft, Clinical Director
Suzanne, our Clinical Director, is a graduate of the American College of Switzerland where she earned her BA in International Studies. She received her MA and PsyD. in Counseli...
Heather DaVault

Heather DaVault

Associate MFT, Primary Therapist
Heather graduated from Pacific Oaks College in 2010 with a Masters in Marital Family Therapy. Heather is curious about the human experience and the struggles one endures through...
Dan Woolever

Dan Woolever

Director of Admissions CADC-1
Dan brings a great mix of personal experience and passion to manifest recovery. He has been working in the field of addiction and recovery for over 5 years...
Natanya Ross

Natanya Ross

Director of Marketing and Outreach
Natanya has been working in the field of addiction treatment for over eight years. Through her kindness and warmth, she has the ability to connect with clients and their familie...
Gina Taylor

Gina Taylor

LVN, Director of Nursing
Gina Taylor has almost 20 years of experience working as a Licensed Nurse. Gina’s goal is to keep clients feeling safe, and confident in their individual detox process. ...
Courtney Padove

Courtney Padove

Client Advocate-RADT
Courtney originally hails from the Southeast, but has lived in California since 2013. She has been working in treatment for several years, motivated by her passion to help other...
Joanna Ladwig

Joanna Ladwig

Controller
Joanna is an original valley girl. She has come to Manifest with over 20 years of accounting experience. With her exceptional organizational skills and work ethic she has proven...
Mitch Ellis
If you throw a lamb chop into a hot oven, what’s gonna keep it from gettin’ done?” -C.B. Luce Mitch Ellis cooked at Sanctuary Malibu, Marshall Clinic, and Malibu B...
Simone Felker

Simone Felker

Outreach Coordinator
Simone is a graduate of UCLA with a degree in Italian literature. Simone has a diverse and eclectic background in sales ,marketing , and social media...
Zev Rowlett

Zev Rowlett

Breathworks Instructor - RADT
Zev believes in helping communities, families, and individuals to learn, grow, and heal. He studied education and worked as a classroom teacher for over 10 years, working with...
Virginia Borowiec

Virginia Borowiec

Nutritionist and Yoga Instructor
Virginia Borowiec moved to Los Angeles in 2003 after studying abroad at Oxford University in London, England. After tackling her own personal challenges with addiction in 2005,...
Carson Carpenter

Carson Carpenter

MS, LMFT
Carson is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. He obtained his Master’s of Science in Counseling at California State University at Northridge.
Carter Smith and Jax

Carter Smith and Jax

Client Advocate
When Carter was in fifth grade his teacher gave out awards at the end of the year. Most of the awards were basic such as “Best Dressed”, or “Best at Math”.
Morgen Miller

Morgen Miller

Client Advocate/Office Coordinator
Morgen is a Venice native who spent a significant amount of time honing her interpersonal skills in the hospitality industry before joining our team here at Manifest.
Hunter Michael

Hunter Michael

LMFT, Group Facilitator
Hunter has been involved in the addiction field since before he began his career as an MFT. He is happily involved in many domains of therapy work, including teaching graduate students, working with Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing High Schoolers, and maintaining a private practice.
James “Jimmy” Franzo

James “Jimmy” Franzo

Client Advocate
Jimmy has been working in the field of addiction treatment for over 15 years. After a successful 20+ year career on television and in film as a stuntman, severe injuries introduced him to opioids.
Kelly Fitzsimmons

Kelly Fitzsimmons

Client Advocate
Kelly Fitzsimmons graduated from Arizona State with a Bachelors of Science in Psychology. She is currently a graduate student in Pepperdine University’s Clinical Psychology with an emphasis...
Ana Acosta

Ana Acosta

Client Advocate/CNA
She is currently attending nursing school to become a certified nurse. Ana’s priority is to help the clients feel safe and secure in their treatment.
Lina Sved

Lina Sved

Client Advocate
Lina is a native to Southern Californian and has extensive experience with the treatment of addiction, caring for families of alcoholics and Alanon. Her unbounded love and compassion shines as she embodies the impeccable quality of service.
Mando Minchaca

Mando Minchaca

Client Advocate
Mando has attended Glendale Community College for their Alcohol and Drug studies program. He has worked eight years in the recovery field and enjoys trying to help individuals on their road to recovery.
Yannis Poulis

Yannis Poulis

Client Advocate
I am a client advocate here at Manifest Recovery. I have been working in this field for over 5 years and I enjoy what I do. It’s a gift to be able to give back to people in active addiction.
Admissions
We accept most PPO Insurance, and are In-Network with Aetna, Anthem, Beacon Health Options, BlueCross BlueShield, Cigna, ComPsych, First Health Netowrk, Humana, MultiPlan, United Healthcare, US Health Works and ValueOptions.


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