Mary Elizabeth Akinaka LPC-S CEDS-S She/Her

Mary Elizabeth Akinaka currently serves as Regional Executive Director at Alsana Eating Disorder Recovery Community in Birmingham, AL. She is an LPC and CEDS-S and has been working in the eating disorder community and with Alsana for almost a decade. Mary Elizabeth is passionate about leading a team who have a compassionate drive for serving clients with intentional, effective, and individualized care.
Mary Elizabeth received her bachelor’s degree in Collaborative Special Education from Auburn University. She received her master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health and a Certificate of marriage and Family Counseling from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

In her spare time she loves spending time with her husband and two boys.