Benjamin Randolph MS, CADC III, CIP, CTT, BRI – II – Chief Executive Officer

Ben entered recovery in 1998 after struggling with substances for several years. After working in the construction trades for a number of years, he went on to school and earned his Master’s of Science. Ben has a passion for recovery and institutes recovery principles in all his affairs, including Pacific Crest Trail Detox. As the CEO, Ben and his wife Jennifer (COO), have applied their dreams of helping others into a reality. Ben worked in a methadone clinic, residential treatment, and an intensive outpatient program. Additionally, Ben has worked as the Director of Chemical Dependency at a 78 bed psychiatric hospital where he oversaw a 22-bed unit. Ben has been conducting interventions over the past decade and remains passionate about helping people get and stay clean and sober.

Jennifer Randolph, CAI-II, CIP, CTP, BRI – II, CADC I – Chief Operating Officer

As the Chief Operations Officer of Pacific Crest Trail Detox, Jennifer and her husband Ben turned their dream of helping others get sober into a reality. Jennifer’s addiction to drugs and alcohol started in high school. Without her personal experience with addiction, she would not be where she is today with over 15 years sober. Jennifer brings personal experience with addiction to the table, and she has worked hard to achieve many nationally recognized certifications. Jennifer is a Certified ARISE Interventionist (CAI), Certified Intervention Professional (CIP), Board Registered Interventionist (BRI II), Certified Trauma Professional (CTP) and a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC I). Her scope of practice is useful in all stages of recovery, helping those she works with get sober and STAY sober.

Calvin Myers, LCSW, CDAC II – Clinical Director

Calvin Myers’ passion for working with those seeking sobriety stems from his own journey of over 11 years in recovery.  He received his Masters of Social Work from the University of Michigan.  Myers’ experience ranges from being a direct service counselor to Portfolio Director to the Project Manager for start-ups.  He has always worked with the adult and geriatric communities, with those who struggle with alcohol and drug issues and/or mental health concerns. As our Clinical Director, Calvin brings all these experiences and more in his overseeing of the clinical practices done at both our intensive outpatient program and our detox facility.

Dr. Merle Williamson, MD – Medical Director

As our medical director, Dr. Merle Williamson is tasked with providing the highest quality of medical care to each and every client who enters into the program. Dr. Williamson graduated from Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine in 1981 and has been in practice for 36 years. He completed a residency at University of Connecticut Health Center. Dr. Williamson is also board certified in Anesthesiology and has extensive experience working in the field of addiction medicine.