Chief of Staff to the President
Michelle DeMott is Chief of Staff to the President and CEO, Mitchell Netburn. She serves as a liaison for Mr. Netburn and works closely with him on all pertinent internal and external matters.
Ms. DeMott has nearly 20 years of experience in the behavioral and primary health care, substance use treatment and criminal justice fields. She served as the Regional Director of Operations for Brightpoint Health’s Brooklyn/Queens Adult Day Health Care Programs. While there, she facilitated programmatic redesign, initiated and implemented the transition of services into Medicaid Managed Care and directed operations in the planning and delivery of client services.
Ms. DeMott also spent 18 years in community corrections where she served as the Program Director for Brooklyn TASC (Treatment Alternatives for Safer Communities), worked as a probation officer with the NYC Department of Probation, and led other alternatives-to-incarceration initiatives.
Ms. DeMott holds an M.A. in Social Policy with a concentration in Drug Policy from SUNY Empire State College, and a B.A. in Criminal Justice from Long Island University/C.W. Post where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. Ms. DeMott resides on Long Island with her husband and daughter.