Nidia Henderson


Jon Dower, CIP, PR



Heather Sharp-Spinks, MSW, ADC, CCS

Immediate Past- President


Wendy Lewis


Brandon Whitehouse


Rachel Lambert

The WVAADC Board of Directors is an active board seeking dedicated individuals with a passion for working and advocating for addiction professionals. If you are interested or would like to nominate someone, click here.

Time Commitment for Board Members:

  1. Attend the WVAADC Annual Planning Retreat (2 days).

  2. Attend the WVAADC Annual Conference (4 days).

  3. Attend the WVAADC Board of Directors’ meetings (quarterly).

  4. Attend monthly Board check in calls.

  5. Attend the WVAADC Annual Lobby Advocacy Day (1 day in conjunction with winter board meeting).

  6. Work on at least one assigned Board committee (time varies).

  7. Commit to a three-year term of service.

For more information, see the WVAADC Bylaws and Policy & Procedure Manual.