Cherise Weekes, RN
Director of Nursing
Ms. Weekes is responsible for the direction, provision and quality of nursing services provided to the clients at JBRC. Her goal is to provide quality care, foster continuing education for staff and clients and to be receptive to innovative ideas that will catapult the agency into the future of addiction medicine and recovery.
She loves to advocate for clients in need and assists in obtaining the necessary resources for optimal recovery and health.
She is a native of New York City and attended Pace University, Atlantic Community College, and Richard Stockton College. In addition to addiction medicine she has nursing experience in medical-surgical, telemetry, critical care, and renal dialysis.
Ms. Weekes loves traveling, reading, bicycling, jewelry making, and baking. She is married (32 years) and has 3 children and a granddaughter.