Meet Our Team
Meet the dedicated individuals who help us provide behavioral health programs, activities, and resources to those in need.
Founder & CEO
Doris Moore, MS, NCC, CPC, LIMHP, established The Center for Holistic Development in June 2001 as a community-based, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide behavioral health programs, activities, and resources to individuals and families residing in the Omaha community.
Doris was featured in a KETV News Story discussing the need for diversity in mental health services.
Meet our staff who helps support the Center for Holistic Development’s mission.
Administration and Operations
Doris Moore, MS, NCC, CPC, LIMHP – Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Sandra Allen, JD – Director of Operations
Vacant – Accounting Associate
Ernestine Dorsey – Reception and Administrative Assistant
Outpatient Behavioral Health Counseling & KidSquad
Cheryl Felix, CMSW, LIMHP – Behavioral Health Clinical Manager
Kamilah Bradford, MSW – Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant
Alexis Van Houten – Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant
Julie Parker, DBH, LMHP – Outpatient Therapist
Elisha Suttles, PLMHP – Outpatient Therapist
Teryn Baker – Claims & Billing Specialist
Pamela Battle – King – Harambee Community Outreach
Youth Prevention & Early Intervention Programs
Michelle Butler, BSW – Youth Programs Manager
Nichelle Taylor – Jones – Urban Youth B.O.L.T. Family Navigator
Vacant – REAL TALK facilitator
Vacant – Urban Youth BOLT facilitator
Vacant – EMPOWER program
Holistic Family Support Services (HFSS)
Vacant – HFSS Manager
Dontae Sallis – Holistic Family Coach
Family Engagement and Resource Connection
Sharon Palmer, MS – Parent Education Facilitator
GrandFriends for grassroots change
Vacant – Program Coordinator
The members of the Center for Holistic Development board provide leadership and strive to fulfill our mission.
President – Barbara Jessing
Vice President – Jason Jones
Treasurer – Kavetta Thompson
Secretary – Cathy Williams
Members at Large