Leadership Members

The people at Raleigh Oaks.

Sally Anne Schneider

CEO
Mrs. Schneider has extensive behavioral health experience in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She has developed specialized programs for children and adolescents, youth with spectrum disorders, geriatric medically-compromised patients, and other niche programs including military families and women’s trauma. She was honored to be a faculty instructor in a Family Medicine Residency helping providers take care of their patients as well as their own family. She has been active on multiple community boards and involved in crisis training to law enforcement (CIT) and first responders. As a family therapist, Sally Anne believes family integration in care is essential and building support systems within communities is critical. She is excited to call Raleigh her new home.

Kevin Markham

CFO
Mr. Markham has more than 20 years of behavioral health experience as a CFO and has worked in hospitals in Alabama, Texas, and North Carolina, including one Fortune 500 company and three startups. He has extensive experience in identifying, analyzing, and solving complex problems requiring financial analysis and is skilled in budgeting, KPI development and measurement, revenue cycle management, expense management, and structured growth management. He has an MBA from Auburn University at Montgomery and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant
Kevin Markham

Latonya Busby

Chief Nursing Officer
Ms. Busby was born in Charleston, South Carolina, where she spent most of her life before relocating to North Carolina in 2012. She was inspired to be a nurse by her mother, who was a CNA for 30 years. She began her nursing career in 2004 as an LPN. By 2010, she obtained her associate degree in nursing then becoming a Registered Nurse. From 2010 to 2020, she pursued and obtained her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nursing from Walden University. Ms. Busbys’ goal after completing her master degree was to become a Chief Nursing Officer (CNO), which she recently was able to accomplish. Ms. Busby career path has allowed her to work with all patient ages and population. Ms. Busby experience includes family medicine, home health, med surg, ICU, psych, corrections, and long-term care. Ms. Busby has 18 years of nursing experience, with more than 15 years of progressive management experience. She has a passion to care for and nurture others. She is gifted to motivate others, build teams, and provide excellent customer service. Ms. Busby hobbies include reading, cooking, online shopping, and spending time with family.

Dr. Carol Gibbs

Medical Director
Dr. Gibbs is a board-certified psychiatrist and the medical director at Raleigh Oaks. She received her BS degree in Zoology from Duke University and completed her medical degree and residency in psychiatry from UNC School of Medicine. She has been practicing psychiatry since 1999 and has a special passion for geriatric medicine and individuals within the SPMI (severe persistent mental illness) population. Dr. Gibbs is married with two adult sons and loves watching football and spending time with family and friends.
Dr-Gibbs - Medical Director

Brian Levin​

Admissions Director​
Mr. Levin has 20 years of clinical knowledge and leadership in the behavioral health industry. Mr. Levin began his career as an adolescent and family therapist in a community mental health center and spent 10 years in leadership roles culminating as the interim CEO. Mr. Levin then specialized in the area of business development for a start-up telepsychiatry company before joining a Fortune 500 healthcare company.

Latasha Pegues

Human Resources Director
Ms. Pegues has extensive human resource experience in the behavioral health industry, eye care, education, and state government. Ms. Pegues has a Masters Degree in Human Resource Management from American Public University, a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt, and is certified in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Ms. Pegues served as human resources manager for several divisions within the North Carolina State Government. Ms. Pegues served as assistant human resource director of the Murdoch Developmental Center, human resource manager for the Division of Employment Security at the NC Department of Health and Human Services, and as the division human resource manager for Vocational Rehabilitation, Services for the Blind, Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Developing culture, an exciting work environment, and inclusion for all is Ms. Pegues vision for human resources.
Latasha-Pegues

Derrick Jackson

Director of Plant Operations
Mr. Jackson has over 15+ years of expertise and experience directing organizational operations as a member of the United Special Operations Command (USASOC) and the Department of State Country Team (Columbia & Peru). During these operations, he provided Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP) support and services. He has exceptional expertise in budget planning, logistics, and procurement with demonstrated proficiency in comprehensive analysis and assessment of processes to effect continual improvement in comprehensive operations with continuity of results. Derrick is a member of the Board of Directors for Toxic Free NC Nonprofit and is Raleigh Oaks’ Director of Environment of Care.

Amber Wilson, LCSW

Director of Utilization Review
As director of utilization review, Mrs. Wilson has 15 years of experience in the social services field with more than 10 years’ experience in healthcare leadership. Amber has been a practicing clinician in several states, earning her BS in Social Work from St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minnesota, and her MS in Social Work from the University of Texas in Arlington. Amber has been working in The Triangle area since 2019 and has built strong relationships with local MCOs. Amber’s experience in utilization management, along with the partnerships she’s built, helps support patients in efficient billing practices and minimizing the patient’s out-of-pocket costs.
Amber Wilson - Director of Utilization Review

Teneka Parker​

Executive Assistant
Mrs. Parker has more than 25 years of executive administration experience with a passion for people. She is experienced in providing credentialing and is pursuing more studies in Medical Administration. She has been a NC Notary for almost 10 years and understands how to be compassionate, yet driven. She has great follow through and excels in obtaining data, information and/or documentation to assist with the follow through and is the executive assistant for Raleigh Oaks.
Teneka-Parker