Salish Behavioral Health Department News

Salish Behavioral Health Organization Hires New Administrator7/24/2018

Kitsap County Human Services Department welcomes Stephanie Lewis to the position of Salish BHO Administrator. Stephanie brings extensive Human Services management experience to the position having served youth and adults in both outpatient and inpatient settings. She began her professional career as a Case Manager in California, relocating to Washington in 2006. Prior to joining Kitsap County, Stephanie has held leadership positions at Kitsap Mental Health Services and Navos. She has successfully served as Community Services Director, Clinical Manager, Hospital Liaison and Youth Inpatient Unit Clinical Supervisor during her career. Her leadership experience includes building strong, service oriented teams, developing innovative clinical programming and uniting with community partners to serve our most vulnerable citizens.


Stephanie is currently the Utilization and Integration Manager for the SBHO. She has a BS degree in Behavioral Science, MS degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and is a licensed mental health professional. She is excited to begin her work as the SBHO Administrator. She will assume the Administrator responsibilities upon Anders Edgerton’s retirement in late September 2018. Stephanie can be reached at (360) 337-4422 or via email at