Babette Hankey recently succeeded Dick Jacobs as CEO of Aspire Health Partners, where she previously served as Chief Operating Officer. She has worked in the field of behavioral healthcare for over 25 years and has been recognized for her innovative program designs that blend resources for some of the most vulnerable and underserved children and their families at the local, state and national levels. She is a Certified Prevention Professional, Certified E-Therapist and a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. She currently serves as the President of the Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association and a Board Member of the Florida Council. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland, Smith School of Business and her Master’s degree from UCF School of Public Health. She has also earned a certificate in Leadership for Senior Executives from the prestigious Harvard Business School.