Nikeisha Whatley is the manager for Behavioral Health Services. She has 15 years of experience, including 11 years working at Northside Hospital.
Nikeisha always wanted to work with people because it gives her a sense of meaning and it energizes her. In high school, she realized her passion was in being a therapist and helping the community. She said she because so many families are affected by mental illness, she operates out of a place of humility.
Nikeisha’s role at Northside involves overseeing behavior health and mental health services throughout the network. Being of service to others and being able to have a broad impact in the community is her favorite part of her job.