Cindy Best  ::  Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer

Cindy Best is the Chief Operations Officer and Co-founder of the Treatment Implementation Collaborative, LLC.  She has over 20 years of experience working in Marketing and Operations with for-profit and not-for-profit organizations. Drawing on her extensive organizational skills, Cindy spent five years supporting over 400 lawyers at the Seattle-based law firm, Preston Gates & Ellis LLP and the last six years as the Director of Marketing with Behavioral Tech, LLC.  She was instrumental to the development of the website at Behavioral Tech and responsible for all open enrollment BTECH sponsored training from 2005 the spring of 2010.  She was responsible for the functional roll out, development of processes, infrastructure, payment systems, and customer service procedures of BTECH’s Online Learning suite including: Skills Training in DBT; DBT Validation Principles & Strategies DBT Chain Analysis Training; and Mastery of Anxiety & Panic for Adolescents (MAP-A).  She worked in tandem with the treatment developer, chief scientific officer and project management teams alike.  She was the executive producer on the widely known DBT at a Glance video series including “DBT at a Glance” and “DBT at a Glance for Physicians.”  She has extensive experience with the development of training programs and the operational systems required to support broad based implementation plans. Cindy is a rare northwest native, spending most of her life in Washington and Oregon.