Shannon has a Master's degree from the University of Texas San Antonio in social work with an emphasis in addiction counseling. She is experienced in leading and directing substance use disorder treatment facilities. Her undergraduate degree is in Business Management from Azusa Pacific University. She works closely with Clinical staff to provide Evidence Based Practice models to address co-occuring disorders. As the wife of a police officer and military veteran, Shannon takes a special interest in trauma resolution.
Shannon uses an integrative approach with patients and their families. Strengths-Based Practice is used where the inherent strengths of a person or family are assessed and built upon to aid in recovery and empowerment. This perspective along with Family Systems Theory and Ecological Theory emphasize that environmental factors play a part in development. She believes that a holistic approach to recovery is necessary for growth of the individual. Additionally, Solution Focused Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, EDMR and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy are tools that she uses in her practice to be culturally competent to work with a diverse group of clients.
For the last 6 years, Dane has worked as a Finance Executive in the substance use disorder treatment industry. He brings extensive Financial, Operations, Planning and Analysis experience to his position as Chief Financial Officer for Windmill Wellness Ranch, LLC. He receieved his Bachelor of Business Administration and his Master's in Professional Accounting from the University of Texas at Austin. After almost six years with Peat Marwick/KPMG, Dane left to start a Management Consulting practice in Austin that specialized in Strategic Planning and Operations Management and then moved into Executive positions for several private equity owned companies. He recieved his CPA in 1981. Dane worked with the University of Texas Quality Management Consorita, mentoring upper level and graduate students in strategic planning, performance excellence, and process engineering, and he was a Greater Austin Quality Council Examiner. Dane is a financial management professional with a proven track record and a commitment to helping others.