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About the Hosts
Vice President of New Business Development
Beech Acres Parenting Center
Jill Huynh is currently the Vice President for New Business Development at Beech Acres Parenting Center, which is a parent-focused, family-centered organization with the mission of: Inspiring and equipping today’s parents, families and communities to raise capable, caring, contributing children. Huynh oversees transformative and innovative projects that will guide Beech Acres into the future by responding to the needs of today’s parents.
Parent Connext™ is a program that launched in 2016 under Huynh's leadership and embeds parenting specialists in the pediatric office to support parents experiencing challenges. With the goal to prevent and/or mitigate toxic family stress, this program brings medical expertise together with parenting expertise to support parents, children and families holistically. Under Huynh's leadership, more than 10,000 parents have completed toxic stress screenings and more than 1200 parents have engaged in Parent Coaching services during the initial two years of implementation.
Huynh has been employed at Beech Acres for 20 years. Prior to joining the Beech Acres team, she worked for Psych Systems of Cincinnati and St. Joseph’s Orphanage as a child mental health clinician for several years.
Huynh has been a licensed social worker in Ohio since 1994. She graduated from the University of Louisville with degrees in psychology and sociology.
She has participated in numerous speaking engagements, trainings, and parenting workshops throughout the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky area addressing parenting and mental health issues. Huynh was nominated by the Cincinnati Business Courier as a 40 under 40 leader in the community. She is most proud of her two sons, Austin and Owen, as well as her 25 years of marriage to her husband, Minh.
Vice President of Clinical Services
KVC West Virgina
Erin Keltner is the vice president of clinical services for KVC West Virginia. KVC is a multi state organization that provides a wide range of services, including foster care, adoption, in-home therapeutic, behavioral health, and preventative services, as well as psychiatric care.
Keltner has been with KVC for 15 years and has held a number of positions within the agency, including case manager, clinician, Director of Development, Training, and Quality Assurance, and Vice President of Operations. She has worked with both KVC Kentucky and West Virginia, and has a passion for training, policy, and clinical practice. She has presented at numerous national conferences on child welfare and behavioral health issues.
Keltner received her bachelor's in psychology from Transylvania University and her master's in social work from the University of Kentucky. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Kentucky and a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in West Virginia.