CRAWFORD COUNTY, Kans. – The Crawford County Mental Health Center Board of Directors announced the appointment of Heather Spaur, MBA, PHR, as the new Executive Director effective November 1, 2022.
Spaur will assume the role of executive director, succeeding Michael Ehling who will retire on November 1, 2022.
“I have had the privilege of serving families and children for over 35 years,” said Michael Ehling. “I have had a blessed career walking with others in their struggles, pains, sufferings and desire to be well and to experience healing. It is with gratitude that I end this part of my life mission and I look forward to what God has in store for the next phase of my life.
As mental health services continue to evolve in Crawford County, Heather Spaur is confident in the direction the Crawford County Mental Health Center is headed.
“I am honored and delighted to have the opportunity to continue the work put in place by Michael Ehling. Through the CCBHC and the Crisis Stabilization Unit, we have the opportunity to expand mental health services to our community and to establish strong collaboration with our community partners. We have a very dedicated and passionate workforce, and I am fortunate to be able to work in an agency whose mission is to improve the lives of people with of mental illness and addiction,” Spaur said.
Crawford County Mental Health Center meets Crawford’s mental health needs
County since 1961, providing adult, children’s, crisis and addiction services.