Maggie LaBarta

300-300womanMaggie is the President and CEO of Meridian Behavioral Health, whose mission is “To promote the health, recovery, and well-being of those affected by mental illness and substance use disorders through prevention, coordinated treatment, and supportive services.”

Trained as a clinical psychologist, she has over 25 years of healthcare management experience. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Maryland (College Park) and has been with Meridian since 1983.

Her clinical experience includes a focus on work with families in cases of abuse, neglect, and family law as well as work within acute inpatient psychiatric settings. Administratively, she has considerable experience in strategic planning and organizational development.

It’s an honor to announce Maggie as today’s featured woman of INSPIRE.