Meet our Leadership Team

Horizon Health’s leadership team is comprised of behavioral health experts with leadership experience within hospitals as well as proven success in behavioral health services management.

Meet the team that helps us lead our commitment to increasing access to care with improved patient outcomes.

Cory Thomas

EVP and Chief Operating Officer

Cory Thomas communicates the vision and direction at Horizon Health. Cory oversees all aspects of client relations and engagement, ensuring consistent delivery of quality programs to our clients and patients.

Additionally, he provides strategic guidance on new client relationships, assists on the development of new products and services and oversees all aspects of day to day management. Cory has been a part of the Horizon Health organization for over 25 years and has served in multiple financial roles. Mr. Thomas holds a Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Texas at Arlington and is a Certified Public Accountant.

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Sue Adams

Chief Financial Officer

Sue Adams leads Horizon Health’s financial operations with a history of financial management success and a wealth of experience in financial planning and analysis.

With over 15 years of financial leadership experience in the field of behavioral health, Ms. Adams guides several key components of our organization’s accounting division including: financial reporting and budget development. By conducting financial analyses, evaluating program performance, and strategically partnering with our operations leadership she works to maintain successful relationships with our hospital partners. Ms. Adams holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and is a Certified Public Accountant.

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Denise Dailey

Senior Vice President, Operations

Denise Dailey oversees our Operations team at Horizon Health, emphasizing the development and implementation of efficient processes to meet the current and future needs of the organization.

With over 35 years of providing operational excellence, Ms. Dailey and her team provide strategic vision and administrative leadership to multiple psychiatric inpatient programs for our hospital partners including: assuring the highest-quality clinical programming, managing human resource planning & recruitment, coordinating marketing efforts and leveraging the various Horizon Health resources and teams. Denise holds an MSN in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing from Vanderbilt University.

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Rebecca Dvorak MBA, MSN, RN, BSN

Senior Vice President, Clinical Practice

Rebecca (Becky) Dvorak leads our Clinical Practice team responsible for providing extensive on-site program development, consultation and staff development for our hospital partners.

In her role, she oversees direct clinical processes and staff professional practice for quality patient care, regulatory readiness and performance improvement. Ms. Dvorak brings over 16 years of clinical and managerial expertise and holds a BSN from Rockhurst University, an MSN in Nursing Administration and an MBA in HealthCare Administration from the University of Mary.

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Rick Prall

Senior Vice President, Development

Rick Prall leads the inside and outside sales & marketing strategy for Horizon Health, increasing our brand awareness and partner footprint in the behavioral health industry.

As a sales leader with over 25 years of experience managing and accelerating sales operations for healthcare organizations, Mr. Prall possesses a stellar record of new business development, product development and customer relationship building, leading to significant revenue growth. Mr. Prall holds a bachelor’s degree in History from Wagner College, Staten Island, NY.

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Johan Smith

Vice President, Health Informatics | Mental Health Outcomes – a subsidiary of Horizon Health

Leading our Mental Health Outcomes consultancy, Mr. Smith's team specializes in the design and implementation of tools and processes to drive improved clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction for behavioral health facilities.

A Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) member of the National Association for Healthcare Quality, Mr. Smith has served on the National Association for Behavioral Healthcare’s Quality Committee and Technical Advisory Panels for the Joint Commission and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services supporting publicly reported measures for Inpatient Psychiatric Services.

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