Education & Health Centers of America, Inc. (EHCA) was founded in 1978 with the purpose of treating addicted individuals and their affected families. The EHCA management team has been operating treatment and re-entry programs for difficult populations since the late 1960s, and has been working with correctional criminal justice populations since 1994. To ensure consistency, accountability, and contractual compliance across all programs, the key decision makers at each EHCA program are experienced professionals with many years of service in correctional treatment.
Chief Executive Officer
Larry DeMarzo is the Chief Executive Officer for Education & Health Centers of America and oversees EHCA to ensure quality and effective services are being provided. As Chief Executive Officer he also meets regularly with the Board of Trustees and is involved in making policy decisions as well as operational decisions.
Larry has been involved with EHCA for many years as an executive team member regarding contract development and compliance; government relations and public information duties. He has a diverse background in public service including public policy advisement at the highest State levels of state government and executive positions at the Division of Consumer Affairs.
Dr. Robert Mackey
Chief Operating & Clinical Officer
Dr. Mackey is the Chief Operating Officer for Education & Health Centers of America and oversees EHCA's program operations to ensure quality and effective services are being provided. As Chief Operating Officer he also meets regularly with the Board of Trustees and is involved in making policy decisions as well as operational decisions.
Dr. Mackey has over 40 years of experience in the field of treatment and is a licensed psychologist. He has served on several advisory boards for the State Superior and County Court systems in New Jersey for domestic violence. He has additional experience as a school psychologist for two major districts, and was a Program Director for community programs and substance abuse. Dr. Mackey is a U.S. Army veteran and has served on the Veterans Advisory Committee for Ocean County College.
Chief Financial Officer
Maria Carnevale serves as the Chief Financial Officer of Education & Health Centers of America, Inc. and oversees all accounting and finance functions of the organization. She has over 25 years of financial experience as part of the management team. She has experience in both not-for-profit and for-profit organizations.
Ms. Carnevale's past work experience includes five years as a public accountant. She obtained her BS degree in Accounting from Saint Peter's College and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Chief Compliance Officer
Vince Wojciechowicz is the Chief Compliance Officer for Education & Health Centers of America, responsible for quality management of the contract implementation of the company including ACA accreditation as well as Federal, State, County and local regulations. He is also responsible for the coordination of subcontractor services and EHCA management teams, which he provides through leadership, direction, and administration of EHCA Administrators at each contracted site.
Prior to coming to EHCA, Vince worked for 27 years for the New Jersey Department of Corrections, ultimately retiring as one of the lead administrators in the Special Investigations Division.
Founder, President & CEO
From 1987 until his death in 2015, John Clancy served as the President and CEO of Education and Health Centers of America. His foresight and imagination was the impetus for the creation of EHCA and all of its programs and services. His insight and energy is missed daily.
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