Matt Hardy is chief operating officer for Centerstone in Tennessee, Georgia and North Carolina, overseeing all clinical and business operations provided by the organization in those areas. These include outpatient clinical services, community based clinical services, residential and housing services, veterans and military families services, and more. Hardy joined Centerstone in 2000 as a therapist, specializing in the treatment of adolescents and adults with severe and persistent mental illness. Additionally, Hardy is a critical incident responder, providing post-crisis aid to clients such as the National Football League and Nashville Fire Department. He also helped launch the Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Centerstone, a facility that seeks to improve the quality of life for veterans and their families. Hardy holds a PsyD in psychology from Wheaton College and is a licensed clinical psychologist.