As Corporate Director of Business Development, Maureen Sander supervises the regional resource team to ensure that individuals, patients, and families have access to high-quality, proven treatment resources.
Regional resource directors act as liaisons with Caron’s clinical staff and serve as a resource for staff, patients, referents, and families on Caron’s programs and services. Maureen focuses on supporting the team in building and maintaining relationships with mental health and health care professionals. She develops a calendar of professional events the directors can use to connect individuals and families to clinicians and doctors.
Prior to taking on her current position in 2021, Maureen served as Caron’s senior regional resource director for three years, supervising regional resource directors in New York, Long Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Georgia, North and South Carolina, Florida, and Arizona. Between 2010 and 2012, she was Caron’s Southeast Business Development Director.
Maureen has almost 20 years of experience in the addiction treatment field and spent several years previous to that working in mental health treatment. She has also worked as a teacher and bereavement counselor, roles that have honed her ability to listen and empathize.