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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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Vanessa Kennedy

President / CEO

Who she is...

10+ years as a law enforcement officer and still currently active, and a CIT (Crisis Intervention Team) trainer and wellness officer. Passion for mental health and the wellbeing of fellow first responders drove her to start Code1Wellness.
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Tom Meier

Legal Aid

Who he is...

30 years of leadership and volunteer management experience; he has been a professional fundraiser for the last ten years. Tom was the former COO of the CGSC Foundation, Inc. where fundraising campaign that raised $13 million. Lobbied the U.S. Congress for legislation that brought nearly $3 million to the CGSC Foundation. 15 years volunteer leader at post, district, and state, levels for the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
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Jim Bodenheimer

Vice President

Who he is...

43 years’ experience as a First Responder and member of the military. Became an EMT in 1975 while a career Firefighter on the Warrensburg, MO Fire Department, later serving with the Johnson County Ambulance Service and as a Police Officer in the town of Holden, Missouri before joining the Army. In the Army he led soldiers in various locations to include; Panama, Iraq, Afghanistan and others.
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Peter Strauch

Treasurer / COO

Who he is...

Airforce Veteran whose life after the military has turned toward helping other people who devote their lives to helping others while maintaining multiple successful businesses in technology, retail, and farming.
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Linda Decker

Secretary

Who she is...

Bachelor’s degree with a major in Psychology and minor in English. She has served in several volunteer organizations and serving in her community in various capacities. Currently she is the manager at Streamline Print & Design.
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THE ADMIN TEAM

Master’s degree in Forensic Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Her passion started off when working as a corrections officer and seen that she could do more to help other First Responders.

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Andrea Strauch

Director of Therapy

10+ years as a law enforcement officer and still currently active, and a CIT (Crisis Intervention Team) trainer and wellness officer. Passion for mental health and the wellbeing of fellow first responders drove her to start Code 1 Wellness.

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Vanessa Kennedy

President / CEO

Airforce Veteran whose life after the military has turned toward helping other people who devote their lives to helping others while maintaining multiple successful businesses in technology, retail, and farming.

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Peter Strauch

Business Manager

Team MEmbers

Therapy Department

8 Counselors  

Trained in: EMDR and CBT

Combine 40+ Years of Experience

Health / Wellness Department

You can accomplish anything you set your mind to, and in order to do so you must push your own boundaries by starting with realistic goals.

Nutritional Department

Self-care is the key to happiness. You can change your morning and evening routines to take better care of yourself.

Administration

The key to success is to learn how to prioritize your tasks the right way. Here’s my course to help you do that.

About us

You are here because you know that life can be better. Through online counseling and in person services, we will help you identify how best to make progress to create a life of wellness.

Code 1 Wellness is a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization.

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Contact Info

Phone

(816)  372 – 2948

Email
Mail

P.O. Box 901888
Kansas City, MO 64190