Treatment Staff

Benjamin Randolph MS, CADC III, CIP, CTT, BRI – II – Chief Executive Officer

Benjamin Randolph MS, CADC III, CIP, CTT, BRI – II – Chief Executive Officer

Ben entered recovery in 1998 after struggling with substances for several years. After working in the construction trades for a number of years, he went on to school and earned his Master’s of Science. Ben has a passion for recovery and institutes recovery principles in all his affairs, including Pacific Crest Trail Detox. As the CEO, Ben and his wife Jennifer (COO), have applied their dreams of helping others into a reality. Ben worked in a methadone clinic, residential treatment, and an intensive outpatient program. Additionally, Ben has worked as the Director of Chemical Dependency at a 78 bed psychiatric hospital where he oversaw a 22-bed unit. Ben has been conducting interventions over the past decade and remains passionate about helping people get and stay clean and sober.

Jennifer Randolph, CAI-II, CIP, CTP, BRI – II, CADC I – Chief Operating Officer

Jennifer Randolph, CAI-II, CIP, CTP, BRI – II, CADC I – Chief Operating Officer

As the Chief Operations Officer of Pacific Crest Trail Detox, Jennifer and her husband Ben turned their dream of helping others get sober into a reality. Jennifer’s addiction to drugs and alcohol started in high school. Without her personal experience with addiction, she would not be where she is today with over 15 years sober. Jennifer brings personal experience with addiction to the table, and she has worked hard to achieve many nationally recognized certifications. Jennifer is a Certified ARISE Interventionist (CAI), Certified Intervention Professional (CIP), Board Registered Interventionist (BRI II), Certified Trauma Professional (CTP) and a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC I). Her scope of practice is useful in all stages of recovery, helping those she works with get sober and STAY sober.

Dr. Phyllis Hursey - Medical Provider

Dr. Phyllis Hursey - Medical Provider

Dr. Phyllis D. Hursey has  been as a physician for more than 25 years. She began her career in family medicine and worked with a wide range of patients from pre-natal and infancy to geriatric. As the years went by Dr. Hursey discovered that she had a passion for both addiction and pain management, and she began to seek additional education in those specific fields. Dr Hursey applies her medical knowledge and skills to her role with Pacific Crest Trail Detox to provide quality client care.  Dr. Hursey received her undergraduate degree from the University of Washington in Seattle, majoring in Social Work. She then went on Howard University College of Medicine to receive her Doctorate in medicine in 1989 and completed her residency in Family Medicine in 1992. In her free time she enjoys playing with her dogs Phoebe and Ruby, traveling, fishing, and singing. 

Joseph Chow – Joint Commission Compliance Specialist

Joseph Chow – Joint Commission Compliance Specialist

Joseph started his journey of recovery at rock bottom. Completely broken by his addiction to the point of homelessness, Joseph was able to pull himself up, harnessing capabilities and skill sets he never knew he had possessed while in his active addiction. Being extremely active in 12 Step Based Recovery, Joseph found a great sense of purpose and gratitude by being a man of service in recovery today. Joseph prides himself on his work as our Joint Commission Compliance Specialist here at Oregon Trail Recovery, ensuring that the program is up to date with all regulations and compliance standards. When he is not at work, Joseph enjoys partaking in the culinary arts, which he has a particular flair and talent for!

Tanis Hayden. CADC I. CRM – Director of Clinical Outreach

Tanis Hayden. CADC I. CRM – Director of Clinical Outreach

Tanis was raised with alcoholism within the family and learned about the nature of the disease from an early age. Tanis has always been passionate about helping other people and her own personal journey of recovery solidified her decision to work in the treatment field helping others to find and discover long-lasting recovery for themselves. Tanis completed the Alcohol and drug counseling program through Portland community college and is a licensed CADC1 and CRM. Tanis is currently focusing on furthering her education through George Fox to obtain her Bachelors of Science in behavioral studies. Native to Oregon, Tanis has a deep love for the Pacific Northwest and enjoys hiking, camping and water sports. Apart from being a full-time student and employee, Tanis is also happily married and the mother of two wonderful children.