New Hampshire DHHS (Retired) – Resides in Canterberry, NH:
Mr. Souther recently retired after more than forty years’ experience serving people with mental illness in both the public and private non-profit sectors. He served in several senior positions within the NH Department of Health and Human Services, including, as Chief Operating Officer at the New Hampshire Hospital, and as Director of Behavioral Health.
Mr. Souther’s community experience includes clinical and management positions at NH Community Mental Health Centers and as Executive Director of Community Mental Health Centers in Kansas and Connecticut. He holds an undergraduate degree from Ottawa University, KS, Master’s degrees from the University of Southern California and Antioch New England Graduate School.
Mr. Souther is a veteran of United States Army and has been, and continues to be, active providing community service in both a volunteer and elected capacity on numerous boards, committees, and service organizations. He lives with his wife Bobbie, his oldest daughter and her three children in Canterbury, NH.