Chris Johstoneaux Executive Director at short-term residential program Embark at The Forge

Chris Johstoneaux

Position: Executive Director

Chris has 22 years of experience working with adolescents in residential treatment, therapeutic and boarding school settings.

Having worked as a Therapist, Administrator and Program Staff, Chris specializes in building appropriate relationships with students and families and the clinical assessment and treatment of a wide variety of therapeutic challenges. Chris has consistently and successfully worked with students, parents and professionals to support families and change lives.

Chris earned his Masters Degree in Social Work at the University of Utah, and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker is several states.

When Chris is not working, he and his wife are busy with their five boys. He is an avid sports fan and is often found enjoying the outdoors and watching soccer.