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River Edge Interim CEO Named

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River Edge Interim CEO Named

Cass Hatcher, CCM, CFDP will take on the role of interim CEO of River Edge Behavioral Health and River Edge Foundation effective September 1, 2022.

Dr. Steven Corkery, chair of the River Edge Behavioral Health governing board said, “The Board is excited to select Cass as interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO) while the Board proceeds in its search for a permanent leader.  Cass is a seasoned veteran with deep experience in leadership, management, innovation, sound operating results and building relationships. His depth of experience is especially critical as we relocate our corporate headquarters and largest service location to 2770 Riverside Drive over the coming months.”

Through the transition, Mr. Hatcher will lead day-to-day activities and business planning, conduct an organizational assessment, and support the executive search process toward River Edge increasing its reach and impact.

 “The Foundation has been impressed by Cass’ professionalism as he has led successful construction of several major projects.  We look forward to supporting his success in this role,” said Amy Maley, chair of River Edge Foundation.

About River Edge Behavioral Health

The full continuum of River Edge Behavioral Health services provides state-of-the-art treatment and supports for nearly 10,000 children, youth, families and adults annually who experience mental illness, addiction, co-occurring disorders or developmental disabilities. A repetitive national award winner identified for its exemplary leadership by its international accrediting body, River Edge services extend throughout Georgia, including Baldwin, Bibb, Crawford, Houston, Jones, Monroe, Peach, Putnam, Twiggs, Wilkinson and Fulton Counties. Learn more at For help, call 478-803-7700 in Central Georgia or 404-665-8600 in Fulton County.


About River Edge Foundation

River Edge Foundation, an independent, 501(c)3 non-profit organization, raises private funds to help make life better for individuals who experience mental illness, addiction or a developmental disability, especially individuals served and supported through the robust, community-based offerings of River Edge Behavioral Health.  The Foundation strives for excellence in fundraising, investing, and stewarding contributions and assets, governing the Foundation, as well as forming lasting and mutual beneficial relationships with community partners, constituencies and stakeholders.