DANDRIDGE, Tenn., Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lynn Lester, R.N., B.S.N., MHA, is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Lifetime Member in the field of Counseling.
Lester's professional title is Chief Executive Officer at First Step Counseling. She brings over 30 years of experience, as well as expertise in the areas of business operations and management, leadership and nursing, to her role.
The team members at First Step Counseling are dedicated to offering affordable, competent and effective treatment to narcotic dependent individuals. Passionate about helping individuals through addiction, the RTC staff strives to help each client evolve into productive, functional and responsible members of society.
Prior to beginning her role at First Step Counseling, Lester held a number of related positions as the Director of Clinical Operations at Recovery Treatment Center, the Manager of Nursing Administration at Fort Sanders Regional Hospital and as the ICU Manager at Baptist Hospital at East Tennessee.
Lester earned her Registered Nursing designation as well as her Bachelor of Nursing Science degree from East Tennessee State University. She then went on to complete her Master's degree in Healthcare Administration from the University of St. Francis.
To further her professional development, Lester is a member of the American Medical Association, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration and the National Association of Professional Women, which named her as a member of its VIP Woman of the Year Circle.
When not working, Lester volunteers her time to Toys For Tots as well as to various children's charities. She also enjoys spending time on the lake in her houseboat.
Lester dedicates this recognition to her mentor, Dr. David Matthew Sellers.
Contact: Katherine Green, 516-825-5634, [email protected]
SOURCE Continental Who's Who