Managers


Donna Smith

Donna SmithDonna Smith joined MHN almost ten years ago and currently is the Manager of Clinical Operations for the MFLC Program. Donna manages several CONUS installations, the Special Operations Command Program for both CONUS and OCONUS installations and supports the European Community teams. In addition, she oversees many of the operational projects for the Government Services Program. Currently, she manages a staff of six in the Irving, Texas and Hampton, Virginia offices. Prior to being a manager, she supervised Guard and Reserve events and OCONUS/PACAF installations.

Prior to her work with MHN, Donna was the Director of an EAP where she managed three offices throughout the US. She also has experience as an account manager and spent five years providing CISD services to accounts nationwide.

Donna Smith is a Licensed Professional Counselor and has over fifteen years of mental health experience. She holds a Master’s of Education in Counseling from the University of North Texas and a Bachelor’s in Psychology from Baylor University.

In her free time, Donna is a talented chef and enjoys entertaining her family and friends.


Holly Gardner

Holly GardnerHolly Gardner has worked with the MFLC Program in multiple capacities since 2006. Currently, she is serving as Clinical Operations Manager and as such, is responsible for 37 Adult/CYS installations, 75 schools and 245 contractors and management employees in CONUS and OCONUS.

Prior to her work with the MFLC Program, Holly worked for twelve years with Dallas MetroCare Service as a Licensed Practitioner assessing, diagnosing and treating children, adolescents and families with serious mental illnesses. Additionally, Holly provides Critical Incidence Stress Management (CISM) services as an Independent Contractor.   Notably, Holly provided CISM services to the state of New York after 9/11 directly after the incident and again on the one year anniversary.

Holly holds both a LCSW and LMSW. She earned her Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Texas at Arlington, TX and her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Texas at Dallas, TX.