Board Position:Senior Director of Behavioral Health
Lee Ruszczyk LCSW, CCS, ACS has been in the position of Director of Behavioral Health at Henry J. Austin Health Center since December 2014. He has been employed as a director for 15+ years and prior to that as a supervisor and clinician. Lee has extensive experience with a variety of populations ranging in ages from 5-75 years old. He has worked directly with both mental health and substance use clients in non-profit settings as well as private practice. He has experience as an adjunct professor teaching undergraduate addiction courses. He has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker for the past 30 years with twenty years of supervisory experience. Lee obtained his undergraduate and master’s degrees from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. He has been working with an underserved population in different capacities throughout his career. He has also served as a mentor to social work student interns imparting his experience to the next generation of social workers. In his spare time he enjoys reading, riding his motorcycle and photography.