Kristie Wilson has worked for Fairwinds since 2010. Currently, she is the Para-clinical and Billing Director and the Psychiatric Case Manager for the doctors at Fairwinds. She supervises several programs, including Peer Recovery Coaching, Therapeutic Training and Support, and Therapeutic Mentoring. Prior to this, she was employed full time for over 8 years as a Mental Health Counselor at Fairgrounds House on Nantucket, working with adults with significant and chronic mental illness in a residential setting. She is a certified suicide prevention trainer, providing community members with education on how to be suicide alert helpers. In addition, she is sub-contacted by Department of Children and Families to be the on-call assistant in emergencies. She has also been a member of the Steering Committee on Nantucket’s Behavioral Health Task Force. A year-round Nantucket resident since graduating with a degree in psychology in 1992, Kristie is passionate about assisting the members of the community. She loves living on this island with her husband, two teenaged children, and two dogs rescued from the British Virgin Islands.