Scott A. Block MA, LCPC, CADC, CCJP, CCM – Scott has a Master’s Degree in Counseling, is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, a Certified Alcohol and Other Drug Counselor, a Certified Criminal Justice Addictions Professional, and a Certified Court Manager. Scott is the Executive Director of the McHenry County Mental Health Board (MHB) and in this capacity he is primarily responsible for policy development and implementation, community organizing and engagement, and most importantly, strengthening McHenry County through identifying, planning, coordinating, fostering development, and contracting for quality mental health, substance use, and intellectual and developmental disability related services. Scott sits on numerous local/state committees and he is the current President of the Association of Community Mental Health Authorities of Illinois. He is also an adjunct professor at Aurora University in the School of Social Work with a focus on substance use and addictions.
C-Suite Award (2020)
Northwest Herald/Shaw Media “Everyday Hero Award” (2020)
Community Behavioral Health Association of Illinois “Ellen T. Quinn Award” (2018)
Illinois Workforce Partnership Award “Innovative Solutions Award” (2014)
Turning Point “Peace and Justice Award” (2013)
McHenry County Business Journal “10 Under 40 Award” (2009)
Scott resides in Crystal Lake with his wife and two daughters. They enjoy taking advantage of all Crystal Lake’s offerings as a family friendly community.