Chief Executive Officer/Managing Director
Jeff has spent the past 25 years working in healthcare, with 20 years specializing in behavioral health. He earned his bachelor’s degree in business management with a concentration in accounting and finance from Gettysburg College, his M.B.A. from Rosemont College, and he graduated with honors from St. Luke’s Hospital School of Nursing with a nursing diploma.
Chief Financial Officer
Rich Armentrout serves as the Chief Financial Officer for the Meadows and Universal Community Behavioral Health. Mr. Armentrout is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Masters in Business Administration. He brings over 20 years of healthcare financial experience from a variety of backgrounds in Senior Housing and Long Term Care, Hospital Acute Care and most recently Behavioral Health. Mr. Armentrout is committed to financial accountability which produces the resources to accomplish the mission of serving others.
Craig Richman, M.D.
Dr. Richman brings over 24 years of experience which includes his work with Outpatient services, Residential services, Geriatric services and Inpatient psychiatric services. Dr. Richman is a leader in the person-centered approach to treatment and leads the medical staff to ensure every component of care embraces the path toward recovery. Dr. Richman states "We aim to provide a safe place to begin recovery. I work to provide leadership to the medical staff and to provide competent, compassionate, professional care. Treating our patients well will ensure the mission of the hospital."
Director of Nursing
Ms. Wayne is responsible for the oversight of nursing and clinical operations including leadership of the regulatory and risk departments. She has more than 15 years in behavioral healthcare in a variety of settings. Ms. Wayne subscribes to teamwork, integrity and strives for excellence in patient care.
Brenda Witt Fry
Director of Business Development
In this role, Ms. Witt Fry develops the strategic plan for the facility and leads the business development interests by overseeing provider relations, contract negotiations, and outreach through educational opportunities in the communities that we serve. Ms Witt Fry has been with the hospital since 1988, initially spearheading Crisis Intervention Services, and has held a number of positions with the facility. Ms. Witt Fry's passion is community service work and she serves as Co-Chair for the Central PA Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.
Mary Jane Schreffler
Director of HR
Mary Jane Schreffler is a Pennsylvania State University graduate and holds a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) Certification. She comes to The Meadows/UCBH from her previous employment as Vice President of Human Resources for API Technologies Corp. Prior to her role with API, Mary Jane served as the Executive Director of Human Resource for Spectrum Control, Inc. Mary Jane is versed in multiple state and global human resource practices and employment laws.