Phase1 of TriCircle, Inc.’s vision is coming to reality. We are continuing to work on creating the diverse resources and relationships that will support long-term recovery from substance use disorders and the co-occurring challenges. TriCircle, Inc. will provide the tools to build strong futures and empower individuals, and their families to see the bright and successful futures that are possible. Together WE are Stronger!
Meet the Founder and Board of Directors
Ana M. Gopoian, FounderAna M. Gopoian has lived in Connecticut all her life, growing up on the Westside of Wallingford in the Yalesville section of town. She is one of four children that had many benefits in life because of the diverse backgrounds of her grandparents.
Barry Gordon, LMFT, Cht. – Board PresidentBarry’s path has led him to learn several modalities, energy healing, hypnotherapy, gestalt therapy, bioenergetics, couples therapy, family therapy, and family constellations.
Ray Demers, Board Vice-PresidentRay Demers is the parent of a recovering addict and looks forward to helping others fight drug addiction and getting them started on a journey to a better life.
Karen Corriveau, Board TreasurerKaren brings 30 years of finance experience to TriCircle, Inc. For 25 years, she has owned and operated her bookkeeping business. Her clients range from family owned small businesses to multi-million dollar corporations.
Dr. Teo-Carlo Straun, Board MemberAs an experienced Board Certified Psychiatrist and graduate of Yale School of Medicine specializing in Addiction Psychiatry, he is currently serving a broad spectrum of patients in numerous capacities.
Angela Graichen, Board SecretaryAngela is the Business Director for Bright & Early Children’s Learning Centers, a multi-center child care and preschool. Angela has her Associates Degree in Accounting and has worked in management in the Early Childhood Education field for the past 22 years.
Daniel Vill, PE, Board MemberDan is an Eagle Scout and newly licensed Civil Engineer working in central Connecticut. He brings with him many skills of a younger demographic.
Christine Gagnon – Board MemberChristine Gagnon is a mom that has been on the battle lines of Substance Use Disorder with her son, Michael, for many years. Michael passed away at the age of 22 on July 17 th 2017.
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