Our Team

Right Turn – IMPACT is led by a team of passionate professionals helping individuals recover from addictions, and are also committed to putting a stop to drinking and driving.

Daniel Brannon, President/CEO

Picture of Daniel BrannonDanny’s vision for Right Turn-IMPACT stems from overcoming a difficult childhood and troubled adolescence. In 2011, Danny was honored in Washington, DC as a recipient of the prestigious National Pearson Prize for Higher Education. In 2015, Danny was honored to speak for Governor Larry Hogan at the Maryland State House when the Governor and Lt. Governor announced Maryland’s Heroin and Opiate Task Force. With a degree in addictions counseling, Danny worked at Right Turn of Maryland for several years before assuming ownership in 2013. Danny has extensive experience working with the Maryland court system as a court liaison and client advocate. He volunteers his time, resources, and leadership to numerous organizations and has helped organize fundraisers and events for humanitarian causes locally and worldwide. back to top

Benjamin Cramer, Administrator

Ben Cramer has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and has worked in the addictions field as an individual and group facilitator. He has an extensive background in Business and Management. Ben is currently finishing up his Master’s Degree with an emphasis in Addictions. As Administrator, Ben oversee and manages all operations at Right Turn. He works closely with the Clinical Director and Department Managers to ensure the highest quality of care for our clients. Ben is also extremely passionate about working directly on the front lines of addiction.  He takes time to get to know every client that walks through the doors of Right Turn. In his spare time, Ben is an avid marksmanship instructor and enjoys backpacking and camping. back to top

Gina Cucina, Admission Coordinator

Picture of Gina Cucina

Gina is one of the first faces you will encounter at Right Turn-IMPACT. Her combination of compassion and powerful honesty aides our clients and their family through their first steps to a new way of life. She continues to check in with the clients throughout their stay and answer any questions from concerned family members or friends. With over 30 years of personal recovery and a son in recovery, Gina is an asset to those looking for a new way of life. She enjoys watching football, paddle boarding, her Italian food dishes and traveling. With hopes of visiting New Zealand one day. back to top

Ricky Allen, Client Services

Picture of Ricky AllenRicky is all about compassion and recovery. He takes great pride in making new participants in our program feel welcomed and assured. With his empathy and humor spirit, he makes the participants feel comfortable and connected. Ricky is a vital member of our staff and our community. He is a very talented artist, and his passion for creativity is easily seen in his work as our Music Therapy group facilitator. Ricky’s commitment to recovery is demonstrated in his devotion toward helping others find sobriety and live a lifestyle of recovery. back to top

David Greene, Recovery Enrichment Services

David GreeneDave is a dynamic personality with over twenty-two years of experience connecting with people in the grips of addiction. His dedication to those in early recovery is rivaled only by his passion to see them succeed, and he knows how grueling this process can be. He believes that the only way to stay clean is to attend meetings and always keep in mind that “if you don’t pick it up, it can’t get in you.” He particularly enjoys helping clients translate what they have learned in treatment to the real world. Dave never gives up hope on those seeking recovery. back to top