Cari Guthrie Cho, President and CEO
Cari is a licensed social worker working in community mental health for over 30 years. She started her career on an inpatient psychiatric unit and then moved to community based programs. She received her MSW in 1995 and worked for Johns Hopkins Bayview Capitation Program for 3 years. She went to Threshold Services in 1997 and served in various administrative positions from Program Director to Chief Operating Officer. Ms. Cho implemented evidence based practices, including Integrated Treatment for Co-occurring Disorders, Motivational Interviewing, Supported Employment, and Stages of Change. In 2012, Threshold Services merged with St. Luke’s House and became Cornerstone Montgomery. Ms. Cho is the President and CEO. She is on the Board for the Maryland Behavioral Health Solutions provider network and Nonprofit Montgomery.
Susan B. Ramsey, Partner
Mclaughlin & Stern LLP
Ms. Ramsey’s professional experience began as a Registered Nurse in the Intensive Care Unit at Yale New Haven Hospital. While pursuing her Bachelors’ Degree, she was a Counselor with the New Haven Rape Crisis Program. During her time working as a registered nurse, Ms. Ramsey attended law school. Ms. Ramsey graduated from City University of New Law School at Queens College.
Ms. Ramsey is currently a member of the Palm Beach County Sober Home Task Force, Pro Bono Counsel to the Florida Association of Recovery Residences. She is privileged to represent survivors of sexual assault, poor substance abuse treatment and other catastrophic injuries.