Staff Member Qualifications

Jeff Rayborn

Owner / CEO
Jeff is a native of Louisiana. He now resides in Summit Mississippi with his wife and 3 children. He graduated in 1997 from the University of Southern Mississippi with a degree in Business Administration. For the last 21 years Jeff has been the owner and CEO of the multiple Jolimar companies.

Johnny Johnson, CADC, CCS

Program Director
Johnny is a native of Houston Texas and has lived in McComb, Mississippi for the last 13 years. He spent 30 years in the institutional food service business before becoming a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor. He is also a Certified Clinical Supervisor. Johnny has been an employee of Jolimar Recovery Center for 12 years. He is also a 47 year member of the Boy Scouts of America, an active member of his Alcoholics Anonymous home group for 13 years, and on the Executive Committee, Certification Board and Treasurer for the Mississippi Association of Addiction Professionals.

Tommy Shepherd, CADC, CCS

Extended Care Counselor
Tommy is a life long resident of Pike County Mississippi and was a long time local businessman. Tommy entered the treatment field ten years ago, is a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor and a Certified Clinical Supervisor. He has worked for Jolimar Recovery Center for 10 years and is dedicated to the clients there and their personal recovery. Tommy is also an active member of his Alcoholics Anonymous home group for the last 11 years, and is in charge of our Outpatient Program.Tommy has been married for 39 years, has two children and one grandson.

Patricia Brawley, PhD, LPC

Consulting Therapist
Dr. Brawley has been with Jolimar for 20 years. She is a native of Southwest Mississippi. Dr. Brawley received her Bachelor of Science degree in Social and Rehabilitation Services in 1982 and her Master of Science Degree in Counseling Psychology in 1984 both from the University of Southern Mississippi. She also has a minor degree in Substance Abuse Counseling. Dr. Brawley received her PhD from Saybrook Graduate School in San Fransisco, California in 1997. She is also a Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC and has been in private practice for over 23 years. She also is a part time educator at the college university level and facilitator for over 23 years for the DUI, MASEP classes.

Dayle Felder, MS

Marriage and Family Therapist
Dayle has been with Jolimar for 9 years. She is a native of Southwest Mississippi. Dayle was awarded her Bachelor of Science degree with Highest Honors in Child and Family Relations in the College of Health and Human Sciences and her Master of Science degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, both from the University of Southern Mississippi. She is very active in the community with St. Andrews Mission. Dayle and her husband Gary have been married for 49 years, have three children, and five beautiful grandchildren. She has been an asset to our clients and their families.