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Megan Pena - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Megan Pena

Megan Pena Clinical Lead / LPC/ LCDC Megan was born and raised in central Florida, joined the Army as a Flight Operations Specialist and served on active duty and then transferred to the Texas Army National Guard. She is a combat Veteran who has a passion for fellow Warriors and their healing from PTSD and…

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Michele Hastings- Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Michele Hastings

Michele Hastings Lakeside CD Team Lead / LCDC Michele Hastings is a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor and a certified Alcohol Drug Counselor. She has worked in the field of substance use for more than twenty years. Her wide array of experience over the years has included Detox, Outpatient and Residential Treatment facilities; she has worked…

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Chris Medina - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Chris Medina

Monica Condit Med Tech Chris Medina was born and adopted in Junction City, Kansas. With a father who served in the Army for 30 years, Chris attended a different school every three years but got to Texas as fast as she could where Chris graduated from Holmes High School. Chris is a single mom with…

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Shayne Brown - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Shayne Brown

Shayne Brown Admissions Advocate Shayne is a hometown girl, raised right here in Bandera, Tx.  Upon graduation she attended Hill Jr. College on a rodeo scholarship and competed on the school’s rodeo team.  She was also a cheerleader at Hill. Bause of the rodeo team she was able to travel all over Texas and parts…

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Sean Flynn - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Sean Flynn

Sean Flynn Transportation Team Lead Sean Eugene Flynn was born in Miami Beach, Florida.  Sean was raised in Miami and graduated from Monsignor Edward Pace High School in Opa Locka, Florida. Sean was a collegiate athlete at the University of West Florida in Pensacola, Florida where he completed his undergraduate studies in Business Finance prior to attending…

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Richard Espinosa - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Richard Espinosa

Richard Espinosa Sous Chef Richard was born in Houston, Texas. He was raised in Houston until he was 16 then he moved to Bandera, Texas. Richard graduated from Bandera and worked in the food industry most of his life. Richard enjoys cooking for family, friends, and his wife. He also has an eBay side business.…

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Lealon Freeman - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Lealon Freeman

Lealon Freeman Maintenance Lealon Freeman was born in Eldorado, TX and grew up in Medina, TX. He graduated from Bandera High School in 1987. Lealon joined the US Army in 1989 and retired in 2010 after 3 OIF deployments and 1 OEF. Lealon’s hobbies are fishing, and rockhounding. He has 3 adult children and 2…

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Gary Watkins - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Gary Watkins

Gary Watkins LPC-Associate / Lead LCDC Supervised by Stacia Hood Lankford, LPC-S Gary is a LCDC and graduate student at Texas A and M, San Antonio. Gary earned AAS in Human Services/ Addiction Counseling; AA in Social Work from San Antonio College; BAAS degree with a concentration in criminology. Currently, as a graduate student, Gary…

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