Candace Paulucci, PhD., LICDC-CS, is the Director of Therapeutic Community (TC) Development and Advocacy for Compdrug. Dr. Paulucci was the Program Director for 22 years at the Tapestry TC program at ORW, which was the first prison-based TC in the state of Ohio.
In 2013, she became responsible for assisting and developing new evidence-based TC’s in the correctional population and maintaining the fidelity of the modality within the State of Ohio. She also coordinates TC specific training for the state and completes institutional site visits for upcoming TC programming. Candace believes ,supports and advocates for AOD treatment for the incarcerated men and women and has worked in the correctional field for over 36 years.
Annette Dominguez is a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor III, holds a B.S. in Criminology and is the Director of the Tapestry Therapeutic Community. Mrs. Dominguez has been a member of the Tapestry Therapeutic Community staff since 1993, serving as a counselor and program supervisor prior to becoming Program Director.
Jo Ann Blubaugh is the Director of the OASIS Therapeutic Community, located in Pickaway Correctional Institution.Jo Ann began her TC career at CompDrug in 2007 with the Tapestry Therapeutic Community, where she worked as a secretary, counselor, and Program Supervisor.She was promoted to Program Director in September 2016.Prior to working in the therapeutic communities, Jo Ann worked in Law Enforcement and Corrections, giving her 15 years’ experience in the penal system.She earned an Associates of Applied Science in Law Enforcement Technology and a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from Ohio University, and holds an LCDC III.
Lori’s bio coming soon!
Matt Weisenberger is the Program Director of Conquest Therapeutic Community located in Chillicothe Correctional Institute. He has a Bachelor degree in Substance Abuse Counseling from Ohio Christian University and is a Chemical Dependency Counselor Assistant actively working toward his LCDC III. He has 15 years of experience in residential settings, including supervisory experience and joined CompDrug in February 2016.
Sherry Wise serves as the Program Director for the Shield Therapeutic Community located in the Noble Correctional Institution. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from St. Louis University, and a Master’s of Science in Criminal Justice from Marshall University. Ms. Wise holds a LICDC And AADC with 17 years experience in Corrections and Addictions Counseling