Our Care Team

The team at The Recovery Village Columbus bring years of experience to the table for those seeking recovery. Rooted in compassionate care, our expert staff offers the skill and understanding needed to support you through successful rehabilitation. Begin the journey to healthy recovery with professionals you can trust.

Steven Hart

Executive Director

After spending the first 12 years of his career in the United States Navy as a hospital corpsman, Steven Hart dedicated his life to helping those in need of long-term healing from addiction. Steven has worked in recovery services for more than 30 years, managing inpatient and outpatient programs, maintaining community relations, and inspiring clinical excellence. Steven has held positions with Ingalls Memorial Hospital, Copley Memorial Hospital, Comprehensive Care Corporation, and Hazelden Foundation in Chicago, Illinois, and The Springboard Center in Midland, Texas.

Steven obtained his master’s degree in health science with a concentration in alcoholism and drug abuse sciences in 1991 from Governor’s State University in University Park, Illinois. He received a bachelor’s degree in social work from Governor’s State University in 1988. In 2005, Steven earned a dual Master of Science in Organization Development and Training and Development from Loyola University in Chicago, Illinois.

Dr. Tiffany Bell

Medical Director

Dr. Tiffany L. Bell is a Central Ohio trained physician in Psychiatry. She is currently practicing Addiction and General Psychiatry in Columbus, OH. She has a background in working with a multitude of mental illnesses and substance dependencies.  Dr. Bell has worked and trained in broad and diverse settings that include Community Mental health, Veteran Affairs Medical Centers, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and, Mount Carmel Health Systems.

Dr. Bell is devoted to the health care needs of the underserved populations, focusing on women’s health, adolescent, adult, and addiction psychiatry. Special areas of interest are multicultural issues, ADHD, PTSD, depression, anxiety, medical weight-loss, and anti-aging.

She is a graduate of University of Memphis and completed medical school at Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed internship and psychiatry residency at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Dr. Bell is an educator and mentor to young doctors. She currently serves as a Clinical Professor at OU-HCOM. She has held an executive board position for the past four years with the Psychiatric Society of Central Ohio. She is currently serving as a board member for Eden Counseling Centers. She is also medical director at Triad Home Health Services servicing patients with mental health needs in Franklin County.

Tenisha Rigby

Clinical Director (Interim)

Dr. Isteaq Ahmed

Associate Medical Director & Addictionologist

Melissa Lamoreaux

Director of Nursing