Maureen J. GleasonM.S., L.P.C., N.C.C.

President and Chief Executive Officer

Maureen Gleason serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of American Behavioral. She has more than 25 years of professional experience in the business and healthcare industries. Before accepting this role, she served as vice president of operations for American Behavioral. Prior to that, she was the senior vice president of business development at the Prism Group, LLC. She was responsible for the continued expansion and development of the Prism Group product lines, including hiring, assessments, coaching, career planning, spousal relocation, employee training and development, outplacement and entrepreneurial support.

Prior to that position, Gleason served the senior vice president and chief operation officer at a Birmingham-based behavioral healthcare company. Her responsibilities included the continued expansion and development of several product lines, including employee assistance, education and training, work-life benefits, managed behavioral health, worker’s compensation and wellness and disease management programs, as well as maintaining corporate and departmental policies and procedures and directly supervising sales and support staff.

Gleason is a board member of the National Behavioral Consortium and an inductee of Phi Beta Kappa. She is a National Certified Counselor and holds counseling supervisor status.

She received her Master of Science in rehabilitation counseling from the University of Memphis and her Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Rhodes College in Memphis, Tenn.