Hudson Behavioral Health Welcomes Director of Accounting Rita Mecca

May 18, 2021News

Hudson Welcomes Director of Accounting Rita Mecca

Salisbury, Md. – May 18, 2021 – Hudson Behavioral Health has hired Rita Mecca as its new Director of Accounting. Mecca joins the organization with a diverse accounting background spanning more than twenty years.

In her role at Hudson Behavioral Health, Mecca is responsible for assisting CEO Leslie Brown with preparation of the annual budget and audit, overseeing accounts payable and receivable, and reporting and reconciliations.

“We were in need of an individual with a strong background to lead our accounting department, and Rita has filled that role efficiently and effectively,” said Leslie Brown, CEO of Hudson Behavioral Health. “As we continue to grow our presence on the Delmarva Peninsula, Rita will serve as an asset to our team.”

Mecca received her B.S. in Accounting from Marywood College in Scranton, PA, and later went on to earn an M.B.A. from Salisbury University in 2003. She previously served as Controller of Tyson Foods in Berlin, MD and Airpax Corporation in Cambridge, MD, and most recently was a Senior Financial Analyst at Tidal Health. Mecca is a current member of IMA: The Association of Accountants and Financial Professionals.

About Hudson Behavioral Health

Hudson Behavioral Health was founded in 1980 and is licensed to operate in both Maryland and Delaware. The nonprofit is accredited by The Joint Commission, receiving its Gold Seal of Approval. Learn more about Hudson’s innovative approach to recovery, behavioral health and wellness at Hudson Behavioral Health is an affiliate of Hudson Health Services, Inc.

About us

Hudson Behavioral Health was formed in 1980 (as Hudson Health Services, Inc.) to bring the first residential recovery program to the Eastern Shore. Today, thousands of patients later, we remain the leader in recovery programs and resources, with our staff of 100 committed to serving each patient as an individual.