Dan Simpson: Chief Executive Officer
Dan earned his degree from Western Kentucky University and joined Communicare in 1974 as an Occupational Therapist in the Developmental Disabilities program. Over the next 20 years, he moved up through the Developmental Disabilities program, assuming the role of Director of the program in 1994. He was appointed Associate CEO in 2006 and promoted to Chief Executive Officer 2008. After a brief retirement, Dan re-joined the agency in 2014 as Interim CEO. Dan is a native of Nelson County and resides in Bloomfield with his wife, Mary.
Missy Brown: Chief Compliance Officer
Missy is a native of Hardin County and a graduate of Western Kentucky University with a degree in Medical Records Administration. She began her career at Communicare in 2001 as the Medical Records Administrator. In 2008 she assumed the role of CQI Coordinator in addition to her Medical Record duties. She was named Director of Quality and Compliance in July 2011. In 2014, she was promoted to the Chief Compliance Officer. Missy resides in Cecilia with her husband Mike and their three daughters.
Cheryl Daniels: Corporate Executive Assistant
Cheryl is a graduate of Elizabethtown High School and a native of Hardin County. She is a graduate of Elizabethtown Community College and attended Western Kentucky University. Cheryl is the Corporate Executive Assistant and serves as the staff secretary to the Board of Directors. She has been in her current role at Communicare since 2006. Cheryl has 2 grown children, attends Grace Heartland Church and resides in Elizabethtown with her husband Donnie.
Debbie Ditto: Chief Financial Officer
Debbie is a graduate of the University of Louisville with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, major in Accounting. She obtained her C.P.A. license in 1986.
Debbie joined Communicare in June, 2014 as Controller and was named CFO in August, 2015. She resides in Elizabethtown with her husband Ed and 2 children.
Carmen Hancock: Chief Disabilities Officer
Carmen earned her Bachelors Degree in Psychology from the European Division of the University of Maryland, University College. With over 10 years’ experience in the management and banking sectors, Carmen decided to pursue a career in the Human Services field and joined Communicare’s Consumer Directed Option (CDO) department in 2010. Carmen was named Director – CDO Services in June 2013. She was promoted to Chief Disabilities Officer in 2014. Carmen is a native of Elizabethtown and currently resides in Louisville with her 2 children.
Calvin Jackson: Chief Behavioral Health Officer
Calvin graduated from Mississippi State University with Bachelors of Arts in Philosophy and Psychology in 1990 and from Western Kentucky University with a Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology in 1993. He is currently licensed in Kentucky as a Psychological Associate and has been involved with therapy and management work in Community Mental Health since 1994. He joined Communicare in 2004. He is the father of five children as well as grandfather of five.
Kristy McGrew: Marketing and Public Relations Officer
Kristy graduated from the University of Louisville with a Bachelors Degree in Philosophy and a Masters Degree in Criminal Justice. She began her career at Communicare in 1998 with the Early Intervention Program, serving court-ordered youth with drug or alcohol violations. She was appointed as the Assistant to the CEO in 2005. She is responsible for a wide range of special projects and initiatives for the agency and was named Marketing & Public Relations Officer in 2014. She currently resides in Elizabethtown with her husband Jason and their 2 daughters.
Cindy Norfleet: Chief Human Resources Officer
Cindy joined Communicare's Human Resources team in August 2003. She graduated in December 2004 with her Bachelors in Organizational Management and then pursued her Masters degree in Human Resource Management graduating in May 2007. Cindy received her Senior Professional in Human Resource Management Certification (SPHR) in January 2012. Cindy moved to Elizabethtown 10 years ago with her husband Randy, whom she married in 2002.
Terry Reams: Director Operations
Terry has been in his current role since 1999. He is a graduate of Elizabethtown Community and Technical College and the University of Kentucky. He received his Masters degree in Clinical Psychology from Eastern Kentucky University. He is both a Certified Psychologist and a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor in Kentucky, and serves as the Chair of the Alcohol and Drug Counselor Board. Terry became the Director of Operations in 2014. Terry is the father of 3 and he resides in Elizabethtown with his wife Carol.
Dale Wilcox: Director - Information Services
Dale holds a Data Processing Science degree from the University of Kentucky and has also attended the University of Louisville for additional training. He brings more than 25 years of experience in the management of technology including analysis, design, development and implementation of hardware, software and security. He joined Communicare in 2012 as the Administrator of Information Services. Dale lives in Elizabethtown and enjoying spend time with his wife Angela and their 3 children.