Coppell, Texas,June 4, 2007,ValueOptions, Inc.
, the nation's largest independent behavioral health care company, has named Andrew Liles
Vice President of the Commercial Division for the company's Coppell, Texas, Service Center."Andrew will provide on-site leadership and will work closely with leaders for all operations and clinical issues," said Chris Wilson, Senior Vice President of National and Health Plans Accounts for ValueOptions.
"In addition to his
clinical experience and his
background in managing a large behavioral health service center, Andrew
will apply his
extensive knowledge of the Texas marketplace in his
new position." Liles joins ValueOptions from United Behavioral Health, where he was the Regional Vice President in Dallas.Prior to that, Liles held a number of leadership roles for PacifiCare Behavioral Health, in Dallas as well as in Lake Oswego and Clackamas, Ore. Liles has 16 years of experience in the behavioral health care industry and has held teaching positions at Portland (Ore.) State University and Duke University in Durham, N.C.A graduate of the University of Rochester (N.Y.), Liles holds an M.A. and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Duke University.