Meet our Staff

At Honey Lake Clinic, our unique treatment programs
specifically and deeply address all three spheres—spirit,
mind, and body—offering you your greatest chance at
wholeness and transformative growth. Call today.

At Honey Lake Clinic, our unique treatment programs specifically and deeply address all three spheres—spirit, mind, and body—offering you your greatest chance at wholeness and transformative growth. Call today.

NAMEDEPARTMENTPOSITIONYEARS OF EXPERIENCE
Karl Benzio, M.D.MedicalMedical Director30 years
Michelle Miller, BSN-RNMedicalDirector of Medical Services12 years
Kristi Land, RNMedicalDirector of Nursing20 years
Thomas Smith, LCSWClinicalClinical Director
Jennifer Myer, Charge NurseMedicalRN14 years
Jenny Dyke, Charge NurseMedicalRN24 years
Christine Needham, LCSWClinicalClinical Therapist
Charity Schramm, LMHCClinicalClinical Therapist
Nathan Macolly, LCSWClinicalClinical Therapist
Tamara Knibbs, LCSWClinicalClinical Therapist
Lori Olson, LMHCClinicalClinical Therapist
Ashley Lewis, LCSWClinicalClinical Therapist
Tedd Brannen, LMHCClinicalClinical Therapist
Elisa Fifer, LCSWClinicalClinical Therapist
Wendy JohnsonMedicalNursing, LPN10 years
Tammy HutchinsonMedicalNursing, RN23 years
Penny WestMedicalNursing, RN17.5 years
NAME: Karl Benzio, M.D.
DEPARTMENT: Medical
POSITION: Medical Director
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 30 years
NAME: Michelle Miller, BSN-RN
DEPARTMENT: Medical
POSITION: Director of Medical Services
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 12 years
NAME: Kristi Land, RN
DEPARTMENT: Medical
POSITION: Director of Nursing
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 20 years
NAME: Thomas Smith, LCSW
DEPARTMENT: Clinical
POSITION: Clinical Director
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:
NAME: Jennifer Myer, Charge Nurse
DEPARTMENT: Medical
POSITION: RN
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 14 years
NAME: Jenny Dyke, Charge Nurse
DEPARTMENT: Medical
POSITION: RN
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 24 years
NAME: Christine Needham, LCSW
DEPARTMENT: Clinical
POSITION: Clinical Therapist
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:
NAME: Charity Schramm, LMHC
DEPARTMENT: Clinical
POSITION: Clinical Therapist
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:
NAME: Nathan Macolly, LCSW
DEPARTMENT: Clinical
POSITION: Clinical Therapist
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:
NAME: Tamara Knibbs, LCSW
DEPARTMENT: Clinical
POSITION: Clinical Therapist
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:
NAME: Lori Olson, LMHC
DEPARTMENT: Clinical
POSITION: Clinical Therapist
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:
NAME: Ashley Lewis, LCSW
DEPARTMENT: Clinical
POSITION: Clinical Therapist
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:
NAME: Tedd Brannen, LMHC
DEPARTMENT: Clinical
POSITION: Clinical Therapist
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:
NAME: Elisa Fifer, LCSW
DEPARTMENT: Clinical
POSITION: Clinical Therapist
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:
NAME: Wendy Johnson
DEPARTMENT: Medical
POSITION: Nursing, LPN
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 10 years
NAME: Tammy Hutchinson
DEPARTMENT: Medical
POSITION: Nursing, RN
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 23 years
NAME: Penny West
DEPARTMENT: Medical
POSITION: Nursing, RN
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 17.5 years

At Honey Lake, we’re committed to providing you with compassionate care and the practical equipping necessary to significantly improve the condition which brought you to our program. A faith-informed model, experienced staff, licensed professional caregivers, individualized treatment—all in a beautiful and tranquil 1300-acre lakeside setting—we’re here for you.