Dr. Kiara Kuenzler has succeeded Harriet Hall as CEO of Jefferson Center for Mental Health. She previously served as chief operating officer of Foothills Behavioral Health Partners where she successfully engaged community partners to ensure that Medicaid members had access to timely and high quality behavioral health care. She has pushed the needle on whole person, whole health integration by seeking innovative solutions to meet the growing needs of the population served, effectively managing costs, and driving clinical excellence. She is a licensed Psychologist and received her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of Denver, followed by a Post-Doctoral Fellowship at the University of Colorado Medical School in Administration and Evaluation Psychology. In addition to her 9 years of experience in health care administration, quality, and program evaluation, Kiara has over 12 years of direct clinical experience, and served as adjunct faculty in the Psychology Department at the University of Colorado, Denver.