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Meet Our Team

Townsend’s team represents the highest level of professional expertise and personal dedication to addiction treatment. This is why they deliver exceptional care every day to our patients.


Howard Wetsman, MD

Chief Medical Officer


Michael Handley

Chief Executive Officer


JJ Fletcher

Executive Vice President and General Counsel


Jeb Bird

Vice President of Clinical Services


David Hester

Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Kristie Guidry

Kristie Guidry

Manager of New Site Development


Kennon Wilson

Manager of Patient Finance

Natashia Cheatham

Natashia Cheatham

Clinic Manager – Baton Rouge, LA and Manager of Operational Support

Natashia Cheatham

Artemus McFarland

Clinic Manager and Clinical Lead – Metairie, LA and New Orleans, LA

Natashia Cheatham

Judy Moats

Clinic Manager – Covington, LA

Marty Trosclair

Marty Trosclair

Clinic Manager – Houma, LA

Natashia Cheatham

Basheba Maiden

Clinical Lead – Baton Rouge, LA

Natashia Cheatham

Brian McNulty

Clinical Lead – Covington, LA


Christy Snuggs

Clinic Manager and Clinical Lead - Lafayette, LA




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Real Patient Story

Everyone Needs a Second Chance

I failed a drug test after taking a pill I wasn’t supposed to be taking. My company gave me a second chance. So I ended up thinking I’ll do this rehab thing and get it over with. My wife had … Continue reading