Brian Carroll was appointed CEO of Secret Harbor in 1994 after serving four years as the Clinical Director of the Agency. Brian has worked in the field of children's mental health since 1978 spending his initial career in the Juvenile Justice System at Echo Glen Children's Center. At Secret Harbor, Brian oversees all aspects of the Agency leading a dynamic Management Team of professionals. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Community Services from Seattle University in 1979 and his Masters in Social Work from the University of Washington in 1983. He is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in the State of Washington. Brian is actively involved in advocacy efforts in the Not for Profit Social Service field on both a State and National Level. He is on the Executive Board of the Washington Coalition for Children in Care (WSCCC) and is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Alliance for Children and Families, the leading National association for non-profit human services organizations. He is a Past President of the American Association of Children's Residential Centers (AACRC) having served on its Board of Directors for 12 years. As a social worker and leader in the field of residential care, Brian conducts workshops on a State and National Level on Critical Incident Management and has served as an expert witness in multiple court cases.