Editorial Team

Editorial Team

The Lakeview Health editorial team is responsible for all of the content we publish on our website. In addition to content creation, this means providing research, fact-checking, reviewing, and editing the wide variety of content that Lakeview Health produces. Reach out to Lakeview Health at 866.374.0561 today to learn more about our skilled team of writers, editors, and healthcare professionals.

The Lakeview Health Editorial Policy

When writing about healthcare issues, we understand how important it is to be both sensitive and accurate. This is why we make sure that each piece of content we produce is held to the highest editorial standards, both formally and in terms of the clinical accuracy of the content itself. 

Our mission at Lakeview Health is to support individuals struggling with substance use disorders through their transition into recovery. We aim to express and extend that mission in each piece of content we produce by compassionately delivering scientifically accurate information our readers can trust.

We aim to ensure that our content is always evidence-based, peer-reviewed, and up-to-date. 

About the Lakeview Health Editorial Team

Because we offer such a broad range of individualized treatment modalities and approaches, we believe it is essential that our editorial team represent a broad range of expertise. To this end, our editors come from a wide variety of backgrounds and represent a range of writing, research, and editing experiences both in and outside of the healthcare space. You can get to know our team by clicking on their profiles below.

Adam Bean

Copy Writer

Adam spent the first half of his career as an...

Hailey Rigdon

Aftercare Coordinator

Hailey holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with a...

Isabella Motta

Alumni Coordinator

Isabella Motta, CRC, started with Lakeview in 2019. Her passion...

Jessica Klesh

Aftercare Coordinator | Stepping Stone Center For Recovery

Jessica works to ensure all patients are set up for...

Juan Deas

Primary Therapist

Lantie Jorandby

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Jorandby graduated with honors from Vanderbilt University with a...

Adam Bean

Position: Copy Writer

Adam spent the first half of his career as an editor at National Geographic and Runner’ World magazines. He later switched over to writing marketing and advertising copy mostly in the health, fitness, and healthcare industries. For many years he was the lead writer at a large Midwestern health insurance company, where he covered topics including health and wellness coaching, member incentive programs, and mental health benefits. A lifelong runner, at 51 Adam ran a 150-mile, seven-day footrace in the Moroccan Sahara whilst transporting all his food in a backpack. (The race supplied water and tents. And blister medicine.) Since 2017, Adam has run his own marketing and messaging company.

Hailey Rigdon

Position: Aftercare Coordinator
Email: HRigdon@lakeviewhealth.com
Team: Aftercare, Editorial
Credentials: BA

Hailey holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with a concentration in Social Welfare from the University of North Florida. Hailey started her career journey at Lakeview Health in January of 2020 as an Aftercare Coordinator. She enjoys helping individuals find the resources they need to continue their recovery journey. Hailey is dedicated to empowering women of all ages, backgrounds and walks of life to reach their full potential.



Isabella Motta

Position: Alumni Coordinator
Email: IMotta@lakeviewhealth.com
Credentials: CRC

Isabella Motta, CRC, started with Lakeview in 2019. Her passion for helping others stems from her own recovery journey. As a certified recovery coach, she serves as a role model, advocate, and mentor to recovering individuals.   

Isabella moved to Jacksonville in 2018 from Waycross, Georgia. She moved to start a new life, to learn and grow in her sobriety, and to care for her family. Isabella has volunteered in leadership roles with many organizations including United Way, Feeding Northeast FL, Salvation Army, local nursing homes and churches, and within her recovery community.   

In her spare time, Isabella likes to work out, travel, cook unique recipes, spend time outdoors, practice yoga and meditation, and play the ukulele. Isabella loves spending time with her family, friends, three dogs, and her girlfriend who is also in recovery.   



Jessica Klesh

Position: Aftercare Coordinator | Stepping Stone Center For Recovery
Email: JKlesh@lakeviewhealth.com

Jessica works to ensure all patients are set up for success in and out of treatment. As a part of the aftercare team, Jessica arranges continued treatment and ensures all clients have the resources they need to continue to work on themselves and their recovery. Jessica’s hands-on involvement with patients gives her the insight and rapport to best understand their needs and establish an aftercare plan individually tailored to each patient. Her dedication to detail enables a well-rounded, holistic approach to patient care.



Juan Deas

Position: Primary Therapist
Team: Clinical, Editorial
Credentials: MHS



Lantie Jorandby

Position: Chief Medical Officer
Team: Medical, Leadership
Credentials: M.D.

Dr. Jorandby graduated with honors from Vanderbilt University with a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience. She attended medical school and completed her residency at the University of Florida. For seven years, Dr. Jorandby worked as a staff psychiatrist and mental health supervisor at the Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic in Viera, Florida. After completing her an Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship at Yale University, Dr. Jorandby became Medical Director for the dual diagnosis unit at McLean Hospital in Belmont, Massachusetts. She also served as faculty at Harvard Medical School in the Department of Psychiatry. After relocating to Washington, DC, Dr. Jorandby worked as the Chief Psychiatrist of a mental and physical health clinic, where she held the position for four years before joining Lakeview Health. Dr. Jorandby one of less than 200 physicians in the United States who is dual board certified in addiction medicine, and psychiatry and neurology.