Columbus, Ind.—Centerstone, a not-for-profit organization providing a wide range of mental health and addiction services, today announced that Stephen T. Taylor, secretary of its board of directors, was named to a second term on the Indiana Council of Community Mental Health Centers (ICCMHC) board of directors.
The ICCMHC is a professional trade association serving 29 community-based mental health providers across Indiana, including Centerstone. Its board of directors is elected annually and consists of executive-level representatives from member organizations. As a board member, Taylor will help guide the association’s operations, assist in setting and achieving legislative goals, and support ICCMHC’s efforts to fulfill its objectives, which include promoting and preserving community mental health centers, securing and protecting appropriate state and federal funding for mental health, and effectively representing its members before the legislature and other organizations.
“Steve’s dedication to mental health awareness makes him an ideal member of the ICCMHC board,” said Dr. Robert Williams, CEO of Centerstone. “His guidance and leadership on Centerstone’s board have contributed significantly to our operations across Indiana, and I’m delighted he will be part of ICCMHC’s important work again this year.”
Taylor, an attorney at Taylor Law Office in Greensburg, serves as Secretary for Centerstone’s board of directors. He is a member of the American Bar Association, Indiana State Bar Association, Decatur County Bar Association, American Trial Lawyers Association, and Indiana Trial Lawyers Association. He also serves on the Greensburg Community School Board and has previously served on the board of directors of Quinco Consulting, Decatur County United Fund, and Decatur County YMCA. He is a Sunday school teacher at First Presbyterian Church.
Taylor holds a bachelor’s degree from Hanover College in Indiana, a master’s degree in secondary education from Indiana University, and a J.D. from Salmon P. Chase College of Law.
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 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 explore our website: www.centerstone.org.