Meet Our Staff

Mike Dennis

Executive Director

Mike has been with the House of Hope since 2018. He has a BA in Psychology from Marietta College, and is certified in Ohio Peer Recovery Support and Adult Mental Health First Aid. He also serves as Vice President of the Board of Directors of the Ohio Peer Recovery Organization (OPRO). Mike enjoys spending time in Germany with his family and is a car enthusiast.

Brandi Beaver

PRS/Activities Director

Brandi has been with the House of Hope since 2019. She is currently certified in Ohio Peer Recovery Support, Adult and Youth Mental Health First Aid, is a certified SMART Recovery Facilitator and Ohio Peer Recovery Support Training Facilitator. She is currently awaiting her CDCA License with the intention of “phasing up”.

Brandi is also employed as the Opioid Resource Navigator with Buckeye Hills Regional Council and enjoys gathering resources in our area that are helpful to those in all walks of recovery.

Sammi Murdock

Member Assistant/Cook

Sammi is currently enrolled at Ohio Christian University seeking a degree in Human Services. As a recovering addict, Sammi brings a unique perspective to our members. Her personal experience and education make her a vital member of our staff.