Kristi Lawson

BA, Regional Service Director

Regional Service Director Kristi Lawson oversees operations at the three Sunrise Detox Centers throughout Florida. A graduate of nearby Florida Atlantic University, she earned her bachelor's degree in Arts and Humanities. Kristi began her career in substance use treatment over a decade ago as a tech and worked her way up to counseling and supervisory positions before her current role.


As Regional Service Director, manages the facilities operations, including the safety, delivery, and quality of patient care and staffing. Her number one goal is to ensure patients are getting the best quality care and to make the transition into recovery as easy as possible.

A scrupulous hard worker who loves her job, Lawson is known for her direct, honest approach.