Billy West is graduate of East Carolina University School of Social Work and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of North Carolina. Billy is the CEO and President of Daymark Recovery Services, Inc. Prior to founding DAYMARK Recovery Services he has held positions related to behavioral health and substance abuse in both public and private sector markets. Aside from working in large not for profit hospital environments, most of his experience has been in public sector mental health where he has held positions as a child therapist, crisis therapist, case manager, program administrator, clinical director and chief executive officer. In his current role Billy has grown Daymark from an 8 million dollar company serving 8,000 patients to a 60 million dollar company serving approximately 50,000 patients annually. He was instrumental in assuring the hallmarks of Daymark are their Advanced Access Clinics same day service clinics, has created a culture to support evidenced based and “whole person care” and was instrumental in developing an expansive telemedicine network that provides over 15,000 psychiatric visits annually in rural North Carolina Counties. Billy is married to Stacy, a School Social Worker, and has two children, Emma (15) and Sam (10).