Education & Health Centers of America, Inc. 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 enhance and ensure contractual compliance, accountability and consistency across all programs, all operations and clinical directors and deputies, as well as any key decision maker with regard to the day-to-day operations of each EHCA facility, are employees of Education & Health Centers of  America.

John J. Clancy

President / Chief Executive Officer

The Founder, President, and CEO of Education & Health Centers of America, John J. Clancy, oversees operations and delegates authority to individuals to ensure effective facility management, including contract compliance, security and treatment. Mr. Clancy has more than 35 years of experience in the treatment and corrections fields. He is experienced in all phases of social service, education, and health care program development, implementation, funding mechanisms, budget supervision, staff evaluation, and supervision. Mr. Clancy has held more than a dozen offices for various organizations and has been selected for more than 30 community service awards, including the 1999 Ernst & Young’s “Entrepreneur of the Year” award and the 1999 “Award of the Nineties” from the National Council on Alcohol and Drug Dependence for his pioneering work with drug-affected prisoners.

Dr. Robert Mackey

Chief Operating & Clinical Officer

Dr. Mackey is the Chief Operating and Clinical Officer of Education & Health Centers of America and oversees both the operational and clinical operations of EHCA to ensure quality and effective services are being provided.


Dr. Mackey has 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.

Thomas Brady

Chief Compliance Officer

Tom Brady is the Chief Compliance Officer of 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.


Tom Brady is an accomplished executive with over twenty five years of senior leadership experience in both the public and private sectors, working in a variety of healthcare and community corrections settings. He has a proven record of planning, developing, implementing, directing and expanding programs that provide quality cost-efective care. Mr. Brady is experienced in ACA certification and JCAHO accreditation, contract/grant procurement, network development, budget management and building strong employee/customer/community relations.

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