Mr. Kissel joined CCS as a Regional Vice President in September 2013. He has 28 years of combined correctional health care experience serving the Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC) and private correctional health care companies. Mr. Kissel has a master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling, and he has served as a Mental Health Counselor, Mental Health Director, and State Director of Mental Health for the GDC. He is a Certified Correctional Healthcare Professional (CCHP) and an NCCHC Accreditation Surveyor. Mr. Kissel is a member and former president of the Georgia Chapter of the Board of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, and is a member of the American Correctional Association and the American Jail Association.