Alvarez, Marie


Group Chief Executive Officer, Acadia Healthcare, El Paso

Marie Alvarez is a behavioral health leader with over 20 years of training and experience. As CEO at Rio Vista Behavioral Health, she oversees operations of an 80 inpatient and PHP/IOP hospital, where she fosters a positive environment and culture for employees and patients. She brings innovative ideas and strategies, effectively recruits healthcare leadership as necessary, prepares and delivers reports and sets budget expectations. She ensures policies and procedures are followed, collaborates with leadership and corporate, and maintains comprehensive working knowledge of regulatory compliance.