Employee Spotlight

We are very excited to highlight one of our most valuable assets, our employees! Each month, get to know the HPC team in a fun new way.

Alex Gianikas

Alex Gianikas

Name: Alex Gianikas, LSCSW, LMAC

Department: Behavioral Health

Title: Behavioral Health Clinician

Primary work location: Olathe

How long have you worked at HPC?  

7 months.

How did you get into your field of work?

I sort of always knew that I wanted to be a therapist/counselor.

Do you speak any other languages? If yes, which ones?

Spanish (conversational)

Do you have a favorite quote? If yes, what is it?

“No matter where you go, there you are.”

What values are important to you?

Honesty, open-mindedness, generosity, ambition.

What is something about you that would surprise people?

I am a professional Scrabble player.

What is on your “bucket” list?

Skydiving and seeing my favorite band live.


What is your favorite food?


What is your favorite movie?

“Lost in Translation”

What is your favorite hobby?

Playing drums with my band.

Are you an animal lover?  If yes, how many pets do you have and what kind are they?

All of my friends know that I adore cats… I have two and my favorite moment of the day is when they greet me at the door after a long day.