Carrie is the Senior Vice President of Business Development for Monte Nido & Affiliates. She has worked for over two decades in the national and international behavioral health business development field. She is currently responsible for overseeing business development efforts for Monte Nido & Affiliates’ three eating disorder treatment brands, with over two dozen programs spanning across ten states. As an adaptable leader skilled in all aspects of outreach and marketing, Carrie has led her teams through mergers and growth of product lines. Prior to her time at Monte Nido & Affiliates, Carrie led regional business development efforts in the eastern area of the United States for a large national behavioral health company, securing necessary services for people with substance use, eating, mood and trauma disorders. She earned her graduate degree in counseling at the University of Arizona following her Bachelor of Science in Business through Connecticut State University. Carrie previously served as the Secretary for the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (IAEDP) Connecticut Chapter and has received numerous awards for her contribution to the field including twice being recognized by her peers as an Unsung Hero Award via the Caron Foundation. She presents regularly on a variety of topics related to the behavioral health business development industry.