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New Governing Board Members Appointed

Brown is the owner of ReMax First Advantage Real Estate. She founded “The Club” to give community opportunities to young adults with developmental disabilities.  Of her appointment, Brown said, “I appreciate the confidence of the Monroe commission.  I look forward to serving our community as I learn more.  I’m already amazed at how much River Edge provides.”

"I appreciate this opportunity to serve on the Board for River Edge Behavioral Health Center. As an avid supporter and advocate of improved access to needed healthcare services, I look forward to working with an organization that has  a proven track record of providing excellent, needed services to persons with mental health conditions, developmental disabilities and addictive disease,"  commented McMillan, a retired Vice president of Population Health at Navicent Health.

The full continuum of River Edge Behavioral Health provides state-of-the-art treatment and support services for more than 13,000 children, youth, families and adults who experience mental illness, addiction, co-occurring disorders or developmental disabilities annually. River Edge services extend throughout Central Georgia. The River Edge Monroe County Counseling Center and Monroe County-Options offer mental health and substance abuse treatment as well as day support services for adults with developmental disabilities.  For help through the Monroe County site, please call 478-803-7700. Learn more at