Executive Director Hired for the Compact

The Counseling Compact Commission is pleased to announce the hiring of Greg Searls as the Executive Director of the Counseling Compact Commission. With a wealth of experience and a proven track record in the regulatory field, Mr. Searls brings a unique blend of leadership, strategic vision, and dedication to the mission of the Counseling Compact Commission.

In his role as Executive Director, Mr. Searls will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Counseling Compact Commission, driving its mission to help combat the issue of lack of access to mental health care. His extensive background in counseling regulation and work with interstate licensing compacts positions him as an ideal leader to guide the organization toward new heights of success.

Greg Searls brings his experience of working with multiple independent professional licensing boards in different professional fields to the role. His passion for public protection through access to qualified mental health practitioners and his ability to build strong partnerships will undoubtedly contribute to the continued success of the organization.

Mr. Searls expressed his enthusiasm for the new role, stating, “I am honored to have been chosen by the Counseling Compact Commission and contribute to the impactful work it will do by providing counselors the ability to provide services to their clients through compact privileges. I look forward to collaborating with the dedicated team and stakeholders to advance the organization’s mission and make a positive difference in the lives of those we serve.”