Columbus, Ind.—Centerstone, the nation’s largest not-for-profit provider of community-based behavioral healthcare, announced today that G. Michael Mellinger has been named regional director of human resources for Centerstone. Mr. Mellinger will oversee human resource functions including training, recruiting, employee relations and employee benefits for Centerstone’s Indiana operations.
“We are very excited to welcome Mike to the Centerstone family,” said Christy Hooper, Vice President for Human Resources. “He brings over 20 years of professional human resources experience and leadership to our team.”
Prior to joining Centerstone, Mr. Mellinger served as the manager of human resources for Really Cool Foods (RCF) Indiana. He has also served as division manager of human resources, benefits and compensation for Belden Americas Division of Belden, Inc. in Richmond, Ind., and human resources manager for Delta Faucet Division of Masco Corporation in Greensburg, Ind. He received his master’s degree in business administration (MBA) from Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana.
Mr. Mellinger is currently a member of the Society for Human Resource Management, the Eastern Indiana Human Resources Association and the International Foundation for Employee Benefit.
Centerstone, a not-for-profit organization, offers a wide range of mental health and addiction services to more than 24,000 people of all ages each year. Formed through the merger of Center for Behavioral Health, Quinco Behavioral Health Systems and Dunn Mental Health Center, Centerstone has been serving Indiana residents for more than five decades. The organization has more than 60 facilities across 17 Indiana counties and operates the Foster Care Select program in 24 counties. It is accredited by The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). For more information about Centerstone, please call 800-344-8802 or visit www.centerstone.org.