Our founders are passionate about collaborating with families and providers to help young people uncover their strengths, find hope and achieve their goals.

Eric Strickland

Eric Strickland

Founder, Chairman

Gina Drobnick

Gina Drobnick

Chief Executive Officer

Steven Shampain

Steven Shampain, MA, LPC-MHSP

Executive Director, Group Practice

Casey Merrill

Casey Merrill, LPC-MHSP

Executive Director, Campus Practice

Expert, passionate therapists make the difference.

HopeNation therapists are specially trained and have extensive experience working with children, teens and young adults, including the use of telemental health. Read their bios to learn about their background and personal experiences with young people.