Gooden Center
A residential drug treatment center for men located in Pasadena, CA. The Gooden Center is a proud member of the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP).

(626) 356-0078
191 North El Molino Avenue Pasadena, CA 91101 US

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About Us

Staff

THOMAS J. MCNULTY, PHARM.D.

Chief Executive Officer

Thomas J. McNulty, Pharm.D., has been a practicing pharmacist in the state of California for over 30 years. He began his career as a clinical pharmacist in acute care hospitals where he specialized in metabolic support and pharmacokinetic services. Next he moved into Home Infusion at the beginning of that industry where he eventually became the Vice President of Clinical Services of Curaflex Health Services, a publicly held organization with 43 infusion pharmacies and home health agencies, 10 HIV clinics, a mail order pharmacy and a prescription benefit management subsidiary, where he had responsibility for all clinical, quality, regulatory and...Read More

BRANDON S.C. BREWER

Chief Operating Officer

Brandon leads the clinical, admissions, intake, marketing, compliance, and outreach functions at Gooden, as well as playing an integral part in the recent expansion into mental health and Gooden’s evolution to a full-scale healthcare facility.  He holds an MBA from Baylor University as well as BS in Business with a specialization in Management and Leadership.  His passion is on cultivating staff and creating robust careers for individuals who have dedicated their lives to the mission of helping others.  During his tenure, the Gooden Center has added a full spectrum of licensed mental health care, while continuing to grow the substance...Read More

DAVID HEWLETT

Chief Financial Officer

David Hewlett joined The Gooden Center in 2014 as the organization’s Chief Financial Officer and brings 20 years of experience in finance and operations.  Prior to joining Gooden, David worked at Elements Behavioral Health, owner of several treatment centers throughout the country, as a Strategic Consultant assisting in the acquisitions of other treatment facilities.  David started his career in Management Consulting and Investment Banking, where he then joined a client that designed and sold footwear in the automotive lifestyle category.  David holds an MBA in International Business from George Washington University, an MA in International Affairs & Finance from George Washington University and a BA in Political Science...Read More

MOLLY D’HUET, M.F.T.

Family Program Director

Molly D’Huet joined our team to expand our family program and serves as Family Program Director. She provides individual and family therapy and co-leads multi-family groups. Most recently she has designed and launched our “Family Day Intensive,” an eight hour resource for all members of families affected by addiction. On occasion, Molly can be found teaching bread-making to clients and challenging them to badminton matches.

PHILLIP D. WILKENS

Vice President of Information Management

Phillip Wilkens connects people at Gooden. Across five properties, he and his team insure operational excellence and technological advancement for the organization. Phil is truly a remarkable reflection of Gooden. Several years ago, he began working in admissions, then moved to Accounts Receivable. Progressing even further, Phil created the IT department and has been instrumental in the design and implementation of Electronic Health Record, Client Relation Manager, and HL7 (Health Level-7) billing modules to improve experience of staff and clients. These days, Phillip is a leader who oversees the Continuous Quality Improvement program and insurance billing at Gooden. Because of...Read More

SUSAN L. JOHNSON

Vice President of Development

Susan L. Johnson leads the Center in its goal to provide funding that helps to make the Gooden Center one of the most affordable rehabilitation facilities in the area. She brings years of experience in working with non-profit organizations. Susan recognizes the value of giving to a long-lasting institution such as The Gooden Center. Such a gift is the return on an investment that has changed the lives of over 8500 men and their families since 1962. Susan holds her BA degree in Music Education and did post graduate work in Christian Education. In 1993 she founded a 50-voice non-profit...Read More

JOSHUA MOORE CADC II

Admissions Manager

DE SHAY WARD, C.A.D.C.II

Residential Counselor

VICTOR W GWINN CADCII, SAP,ICDAC

Alumni & Community Outreach Coordinator

MICHAEL RING, CATC

Residential Counselor

CORY B. MITCHELL CATC I

Outpatient Counselor

ERIC GRIGGS RRW

Outpatient Counselor

SCOT SUGIMOTO CADAC I

Outpatient Counselor

EDDIE ALVO CATC

Residential Counselor