Meet Our Executive Leadership Team

Experts in Behavioral Health Treatment

At Sequel Youth & Family Services, we are committed to positive outcomes for all those we serve. Our Executive Leadership Team has extensive experience in all critical aspects of behavioral healthcare management and strives to create and sustain a culture of excellence in all that we do.

Sequel Youth and Family Services team member Chris

Chris Roussos – Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Roussos is the Chief Executive Officer for Sequel Youth & Family Services. Mr. Roussos has extensive experience building healthcare and consumer growth companies with vibrant service-oriented cultures. Prior to joining Sequel, Mr. Roussos successfully ran numerous multi-site healthcare and consumer companies including, pediatric home health, pediatric therapy, autism, community care, rehabilitation therapy, urgent care, hospice, and fitness. Mr. Roussos additionally served 11 years in the U.S. Army. He graduated from the University of Phoenix with an MBA and Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management Program.

Sequel Youth and Family Services team member Samantha

Samantha Lee, RN, CHC – EVP, Chief Clinical and Compliance Officer 

Samantha is the Chief Clinical and Compliance Officer for Sequel Youth & Family Services. She has an impressive background in healthcare compliance and possesses the skills to assess, interpret, and incorporate applicable regulations that enhance the quality, service, and care an organization provides. Prior to joining Sequel, Ms. Lee orchestrated compliance programs in numerous post-acute settings as well as an inpatient psychiatric hospital and chemical dependency treatment facility. She is a registered nurse and graduate of Dakota Wesleyan University and holds a certificate in healthcare compliance.

Sequel Youth and Family Services team member Jeff Andrews

Jeff Andrews – EVP, Chief Operating Officer

Jeff joins Sequel with over 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry. He spent the last 14 years leading and scaling a multisite healthcare business to $2.5B. In addition to leading this business, Jeff has developed and directed significant growth strategies and integrated numerous acquisitions. Jeff has a strong reputation for leading and mentoring teams to deliver strong performance through clear goals, trusted relationships, collaboration, agility, and accountability. Jeff graduated from Colorado State University and received his MBA from the University of Phoenix.

Sequel Youth and Family Services team member Jason

Jason Cagle – EVP, Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Financial Officer

Jason serves as the Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Financial Officer for Sequel Youth & Family Services. Jason brings extensive experience to Sequel as part of the management team that grew United Surgical Partners International, Inc. from 44 facilities and $30M EBITDA to ~$800M EBITDA and almost 400 facilities. During his tenure, he executed $3B in M&A and managed a direct organization of approximately 500 people including traditional finance functions, IT, business intelligence, managed care and revenue cycle, and supply chain. He began his career in Corporate Finance for Vinson & Elkins from 1999 to 2003.

Sequel Youth and Family Services team member James Jackson

James Jackson – EVP, Chief Development Officer

James brings nearly 25 years of healthcare industry experience to the Sequel leadership team. James has an established track record of corporate accomplishments in business and financial operations, mergers and acquisitions, joint venture development and sales management. With proven skills contributing to organizational growth through effective leadership and operational proficiency, as well as contributions to policy development and operations leadership in a senior management capacity, James brings a vast array of experiences and knowledge to the Development team.

Sequel Youth and Family Services team member Rachel

Rachel Russell – EVP, Chief Marketing Officer 

Rachel is a results-oriented and multi-faceted marketing and communications executive with 10+ years of professional experience in developing aesthetically pleasing and high performing brands, solving communication problems and breakdowns, crafting engaging communication to persuade and drive consumer and employee action, and deploying creative digital strategy. She is responsible for developing Sequel’s brand positioning and marketing strategy, as well as overseeing the company’s public and internal communication initiatives. Rachel has a wide range of experience including agency, in-house, and consulting for a variety of healthcare companies.

Our team is uniquely equipped to identify opportunities for us to be the most effective provider, to grow the services necessary to meet our clients’ needs, and to lead the industry with excellence in clinical care, therapeutic treatment, education, and support.

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Unique Treatment Programs in a Safe Environment

Our Sequel Behavioral Continuum allows us to come alongside a struggling child, youth or adult and ensure they receive the treatment, care, and therapy required in order to strive toward their best potential and set them up for a lifetime of success. If you or someone you love needs help, we are standing by to provide that necessary care. When you are ready to find out what Sequel Youth & Family Services can do for you and your family, contact us.

We are ready to get you

started on your journey.

Sequel Youth & Family Services

We are ready to get you started on your journey.

Sequel Youth & Family Services