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  • Meet the MindWise Team

Our Team


Larry Berkowitz, Ed.D.

MindWise Expert

Larry is the co-founder and Director of the Riverside Trauma Center, which has responded... click to read bio.

Lisa K. Desai, Psy.D.

Director, Behavioral Health Consulting

Lisa leads the development of new screening tools and innovative programs with the goal... click to read bio.

Meghan Diamon, LCSW

Suicide Prevention Specialist

Meghan is a social worker with more than 15 years of experience in direct... click to read bio.
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Kimberly Fisher, LICSW

MindWise Expert

Kim is Riverside’s Assistant Vice President of Addiction. She is a social worker with... click to read bio.

Norm Gorin, MBA

Vice President of Development

An experienced executive in the corporate sector, Norm now focuses on making vital connections... click to read bio.
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Thomas Hall, M.S.

MindWise Expert

Tom Hall is Assistant Vice President for Clinical Services within Riverside Community Care’s Developmental... click to read bio.
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Nick Hanzel-Snider, MPA

Marketing Manager

Nick writes extensively for us – everything from research-based blogs to newsletters and program... click to read bio.

Meritt Kelsey, LICSW

Director of Operations

A clinical social worker with over 13 years of experience, Meritt Kelsey has been... click to read bio.

Bryan Kohl

Senior Vice President, MindWise Innovations

Bryan is our Senior Vice President, leading MindWise Innovations. After more than 20 years... click to read bio.

Erin Lerch

SOS Signs of Suicide Program Coordinator

Erin provides support to schools using or interested in using our SOS Signs of... click to read bio.
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James McCauley, LICSW

MindWise Expert

Jim is the co-founder and Associate Director of the Riverside Trauma Center. He has... click to read bio.

Marjie McDaniel

Vice President, MindWise Innovations

Marjie oversees our day-to-day operations, ensuring that we continue to provide the highest quality... click to read bio.
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Kara Neymeyr, MPA

SOS Signs of Suicide Program Director

Kara is responsible for expanding the reach of the SOS program and ensuring schools... click to read bio.
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Charley O’Neill

MindWise Expert

Charley is our Chief Information Officer. He has decades of experience building and maintaining... click to read bio.

David Veira, M.Ed.

Client Success Manager

David maintains existing relationships with university, community, and workplace partners who implement online behavioral... click to read bio.

Nicole Scherr

Marketing Communications Specialist

With a background in both IT and marketing, Nicole supports the Marketing team by... click to read bio.