Recovery Road Leadership & Staff

Executive Director - Zina Rodriguez, MSW, LSW

Zina RodriguezZina Rodriguez is the Executive Director at Recovery Road. Zina brings over 20 years of marketing and social work experience both in the private sector and behavioral health care and has expertise in the program development of treatment centers as well as in strategic planning and branding. Her business and treatment philosophy is built around a client-centered approach to the operations and clinical care delivery provided to clients. Throughout her career, Zina has drawn upon key industry relationships nationally and internationally to develop programming and provide appropriate treatment for individuals and families in need of mental health and substance abuse treatment.

Zina is an active member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and has served on numerous committees, collaborating with social work executives on the creation of the Leadership Development Certificate Program offered by the NASW and The Rutgers School of Social Work. Zina holds a Master of Social Work degree with a concentration in administration from Fordham University and a Bachelor of Social Work degree from Rutgers University.

Medical Director - Noam Koenigsberg, MD

Noam KoenigsbergDr. Noam Koenigsberg is a Board Certified psychiatrist, serving as the Medical Director at Recovery Road. Dr. Koenigsberg is trained in both medication management and talk therapy to treat all psychiatric issues including substance abuse, depression, anxiety, panic attacks, ADHD, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, eating disorders, personality disorders, work stress, relationship issues and any other psychiatric needs of the patient. Dr. Koenigsberg integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each individual. With compassion and understanding, he works with clients to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they wish to achieve.

Dr. Koenigsberg is a graduate of University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. He went on to complete his psychiatry residency at Mount Sinai St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital. Dr. Koenigsberg is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He is licensed in Florida.

Clinical Director - Cynthia Hollingsworth, LCSW, DrHSc

Cynthia HollingsworthCynthia Hollingsworth is the Clinical Director of Recovery Road and has over 15 years of clinical experience in the behavioral health field. Her career has included not only the adventures of being a psychotherapist, but also a college teacher and developmental specialist. She has pursued training in memory processing and mediation. Cynthia’s areas of expertise include a focus on addiction, trauma, dual diagnosis, eating disorders, codependency, and working with family systems impacted by addiction. Her therapeutic approach focuses on cultivating greater confidence and self-esteem, richer relationships with family and peers, and strengthen emotional balance and health. Her passion is working with clients who are struggling with essential life skills to help them become productive members in the community in which they live. Cynthia’s goal is to explore ways to make changes in the lives of others that will allow them to look forward to their future with hope.

Cynthia is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from University of Texas Pan-American, Master’s Degree in Social Work from Barry University, and a Doctor of Health Science degree from Nova Southeastern University. 

Director of Operations - Stacey Ellsworth

Director of Facilities - Raymond C. Salinger

Admissions Director - Jenifer Mazer

Primary Therapist - Deborah A. Smith, MA, NCGC II

Primary Therapist - Sebastian Espinola