The Turning Point Center staff

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Executive Director

Gary De Carolis

Assistant Director

Cathy Aikman

Operations Managers

Sara Glasgow, Weekdays
Justin Barrows, Nights and Weekends

Development Coordinator

Krista Marzewski

Recovery Coach Supervisor

Sara Glasgow

Outreach Peer Support

Jamie Martin

Emergency Department Program – UVM Medical Center


Cam Lauf

New Moms in Recovery Program

Kelly Breeyear, Coordinator

Peer Recovery Engagement Specialists

Liza Ryan
Michael Couture
Tara Campbell
Al Teodosio 

Employment Consultants

Chuck Hafter
John “Lucky” Gower


Gary De Carolis

Executive Director

Mr. De Carolis has been the President and founder, Center for Community Leadership (2002-2013), a national consulting firm that specialized in issues of leadership development, policy creation and systems of care. Author of A View from the Balcony: Leadership Challenges in Systems of Care and various other monographs/guides/tool kits and columns, related to system change, strategic planning, leadership, and system of care infrastructure development. Mr. De Carolis has an extensive background in designing, building and administering community-based systems of services and supports with over 25 years of hands-on leadership experience at the federal, state, and local government level. He served as Deputy Commissioner for the Vermont Department of Mental Health & Developmental Disabilities from 1988 to 1993; Branch Chief, Federal Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration from 1993 to 2002. He has received major federal/national awards in recognition of his outstanding service and leadership in human services, including two Vice-Presidential Hammer Awards for government innovations and the first National Wraparound Award for changing public policy to promote Wraparound. He served three terms on the Burlington, Vermont City Council.