Our Place

About

Our Place is a non-profit organization, whose mission is to provide education, prevention, and intervention services, for individuals of all ages, families, organizations, and communities who are presently or potentially impacted by alcohol, tobacco, or other drugs of abuse.

Our Mission
To provide education, prevention, intervention, and treatment services for individuals of all ages, families, organizations, and communities who are presently or potentially impacted by alcohol, tobacco, or other drugs of abuse.

Our Story

Our place opened its doors in 1981 and officially incorporated in 1986. We continue to provide the region with an array of Programs and Services, which benefits youth, adults, and families.

Our offices are located in New Albany, Indiana and we directly serve Floyd, Clark, Harrison, Scott, and Washington counties.

Our Place is a Metro United Way agency and has been since 1994. We are proud to be affiliated with Metro United Way and grateful for their support of our programs. We are also grateful to other local funders that include Community Foundation of Southern Indiana, and Horseshoe Foundation of Floyd County. Our Place is also proud to be affiliated with the Better Business Bureau.

Our Place continues to strive to meet the needs of our community through the guidance of our Board of Directors and truly embraces the concept that "We can't do it alone but together we can do it all.

Our Place’s professional staff have various degrees, certifications and licenses in substance abuse prevention and treatment.

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Staff

MeriBeth Adams-Wolf
Executive Director
(MA/CPP/ICACII/LCAC)

Kimberly Chumbley
Prevention Program Coordinator
(MSSW)

Cheryl Graves
Prevention Educator
(BA)

Tina Hamilton
​Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Coordinator
(BA)

Susan Hudson
Prevention Educator
(M. Ed/CPP)

Jessica Johnson
Program Coordinator
(BS)

Karen Keeler
Administrative Assistant

Casey Nesmith
Prevention Program Coordinator
(BA)

Loraina O'Nan
Prevention Edcuator
(MSSW)

Angela Schindler
Prevention Educator

Richard Vance
Prevention Educator
(BS)

Neta White
Prevention Program Coordinator

Board of Directors

Lynetta Mathis (President)
University of Louisville School of Social Work

Shannon Johnson (Immediate Past President)
Child Services Coordinator, New Albany Floyd County Schools

Keith Ragland (Co-Treasurer)
INVESCO Institutions

Jenny Branson, MT-BC
Private Practice, Music Therapy Services of Kentuckiana
Research assistant, IUPUI

Ann Carruthers
President, Prevent Child Abuse Clark/Floyd

​Patrick Casper
Ford Motor Company

Allie Gillenwater
IT Project Manager, Humana

Sara Glass
Community Member

Andrew Gutierrez
General Ledger Accounting Supervisor, UPS

​Jason Keller
Owner/Executive Director, Heartfelt Solutions

Jacob Lyons
Financial Analyst, RxCrossroads

Zynthia McCrite
Deputy Prosecutor, Clark County Prosecutor’s Office

Miguel Monroy
Founder, Sonora Consulting & Creative

Kevin Ragland
Senior Treasury Analyst, Yum Brands

Brandon Wiseheart
Compliance Professional, Humana

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