Behavioral Health Staff

Employee Position Extension
Boyd Ferris BH Director 0460
Damon Cross CADCII 0461
Tina Marler CADCII 0464
Callista Ruiz ACSW Therapist 0463
Suzanne Garrett ACSW Therapist 0242
Winnie Carpenter SLH Case Manager 0467
Ellen Colegrove NC Program Manager 0403
Eric Ruiz NC Program Assistant 0400
Shay Moon Office Specialist 0450

Boyd Ferris MSW CADC II, Behavioral Health Director

Boyd began work at K’ima:w Medical Center in 2012. He attended College of the Redwoods and Humboldt State. He is a CADC II and enjoys helping others make a change. Boyd is a Hupa tribal member and is very involved in the ceremonies. The hobbies that he enjoys are gathering firewood, fishing, and hunting. One day he would like to help create a curriculum that incorporates tribal culture and traditions.

Damon Cross, CADC II

Damon Cross is currently a certified alcohol and drug counselor I. Damon is a recovering addict/alcoholic himself who has been clean from alcohol and drugs since 2012. He began in this field as a volunteer for a substance abuse treatment center and worked his way from the bottom up. Damon has dedicated his life to helping the suffering addict/alcoholic. Damon is a member of the California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals.

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