Treatment Center Staff

Jeff Smith – Executive Director

Jeff graduated from Keiser University with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. Jeff is also a Certified Addiction Professional, certified by the state of Florida. He has a passion for helping others find happiness and a new way of life through long-term recovery from drugs and alcohol. Jeff has been with Pathway To Hope since the doors opened in 2012, helping build the program from the beginning. Throughout his years in the addiction treatment field, Jeff has served as a Program Director, Residential Manager, Substance Abuse Case Manager, Director of Administration, as well as multiple clinical positions, including Lead Therapist, at Pathway to Hope. As Executive Director, Jeff assures that the program continues to fulfill Pathway to Hope’s goal of recovery and health for the clients and families.

Devin Walsh – Program Director

Devin began his career in the substance abuse and mental health field in 2009 as a behavioral health technician at a detoxification center. Motivated by an intrinsic desire to help as many people as possible regain empowerment in their life, Devin returned to school in 2009 and transitioned from the detoxification level of care to work in admissions for a nationally-recognized substance abuse treatment organization. In 2013 Devin joined Pathway to Hope family as a counselor and it was here that his love for working intensely and directly with clients was born. Now Devin is proud to serve as the program director where his experience can be welded together and used as a powerful tool to aid in the healing process for every client that passes through the doors of Pathway to Hope.