Castlewood Eating Disorder Treatment Center Blog

Introducing Our New CEO, Jennifer Crute Steiner

Castlewood Treatment Centers has announced the appointment of Jennifer Crute Steiner as its new Chief Executive Officer. In this new role, she will build upon the excellent clinical quality of Castlewood’s treatment programs, while also expanding the organization’s reach and profile as an industry leader.

During the last decade, Jennifer has been actively creating positive change in mental health on a national scale. She is driven to improve the standard of care in mental health and eating disorder treatment through impeccable clinical quality, accountability, and innovative care delivery models.

“I am thrilled to begin this leadership journey at Castlewood Treatment Centers,” said Steiner. “Castlewood is nationally recognized as a leader in eating disorders because of its individually tailored treatment, compassionate teams and excellent clinical outcomes. I look forward to shepherding the organization into its next chapter - where we will continue to raise the bar in clinical quality, innovate the way we deliver care, and make a significant impact on the way eating disorders are treated in our country.”

Prior to joining Castlewood, Steiner served as CEO of InnerChange, a leading provider of residential and community-based treatment for adolescents and young adults dealing with mental health challenges. During her tenure, the treatment programs at InnerChange earned a reputation for impeccable quality, cutting-edge innovation and a spirit of collaboration contributing to the best care in the mental health industry. Programs served patients in 15 states, with residential treatment locations in California, Montana, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Utah.

“Jennifer brings a strategic focus, passion for mental health innovation and care, and a proven track record of success. We are thrilled to have her at the helm of the Castlewood team,” said Frank Coliano, chairman of Castlewood Treatment Centers. “Her experience leading health care organizations combined with her knowledge of the mental health care industry and passion for delivering successful outcomes make her an excellent fit for our organization.”

Prior to InnerChange, Steiner served as Division Vice President for Davita Health Care Partners, a leading Fortune 500 provider of kidney care, where she managed all outpatient and home dialysis operations in Northern California and Southern Oregon. Steiner also served as

 Vice President of Marketing and Communications at Health Care REIT, a S&P 500 investment trust specializing in health care real estate. In the years preceding her time at Health Care REIT, Steiner was Assistant Vice President of Strategic Initiatives at HCR ManorCare, the leading post-acute and skilled nursing provider in the U.S., where she served for nearly 13 years.

Steiner holds a MBA from the University of Michigan’s Stephen M. Ross School of Business, and earned her undergraduate degree in liberal arts from Colorado College. She lives with her husband and three children and enjoys running marathons, reading and being outdoors. Additionally, she is an ardent supporter of “Lead Like A Chiq,” a movement she founded that promotes the power of authentically female leadership.

More about Ms. Steiner can be found on LinkedIn ( and Instagram (@jennifercrutesteiner). To learn more about Castlewood Treatment Centers, visit