Specialized Therapeutic Offender Programming


Michelle Beckman

    Executive Director

Michelle is the Executive Director of Stop, Inc. She is an Attorney and Gestalt-trained executive coach with over 20 years of experience in people development and change. She is leading a team of well trained professionals that provide quality services and programs that give clients a real opportunity for change.

MIchael Brown


Mike has been a Long Term Residential Counselor and Outpatient/Intensive Outpatient Counselor for Columbus Public Health, Crossroads and the Franklin County Municipal Court.  His education includes stops at Rutgers, Ohio University and Columbus State.  Mike has received the Walter and Marian English Award,  the Randall Dana Award (Adamh Board of Franklin County), a Community Service Award (House of Hope), the Service Provider of the Year (Franklin County Municipal Court Mental Health Court), a Service Award (Franklin County Municipal Court Veteran’s Court) and a Rise to Challenge Award (Veteran’s Administration, Columbus, Ohio)

Ali McGucken


Ali is a licensed social worker who earned her Masters of Social Work at the Ohio State University. Her previous experience includes individual and group therapy at a residential treatment facility for adolescent sex offenders as well as service coordination for the YMCA's housing program. She has been with STOP, Inc since May of 2016.