Clarence Jordan

As Beacon Health Options’ Vice President of Wellness & Recovery, Clarence Jordan leads the company’s national Wellness & Recovery Program, responsible for putting into operation Beacon’s commitment to recovery-based principles in the delivery of behavioral health services.

Jordan is a former naval officer, and his recovery journey is chronicled in last year’s edition of National Council Magazine’s “50 Years, 50 Stories of Recovery” special issue to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Community Mental Health Act.

Additionally, he received the Consumer Leadership Award at the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration 2010 National Voice Awards, as well as its 2012 Voice Awards Fellowship. In 2014, the National Council for Behavioral Health named him its Peer Specialist of the Year.