Kayla MacDonald

Chief Executive Officer

Kayla MacDonald is an experienced professional in the behavioral health industry, with a career spanning since 2012. Throughout her journey, she has held various job positions, in most departments in the treatment realm, leading to her current position as Chief Executive Officer. Kayla joined United Recovery Project in 2018 and continues to play an instrumental role in expanding the organization. Kayla’s expertise lies in developing staff, departments, and quality assurance measures to enhance efficiency and maintain the highest standards of care according to the state and federal regulations, payor guidelines and accrediting agencies. Her passion for operational functions in behavioral health treatment stems from the positive impact it has on the patient experience, staff and the organization as a whole. With a strong emphasis on team collaboration, Kayla strives to create a work environment that fosters positivity and fun, ultimately leading to high-quality substance abuse and mental health treatment services. Additionally, Kayla is personally invested in the healing process, having been in long term recovery herself. Her drive to make the most of second changes in life further fuels her commitment to her work. When Kayla isn’t working you can find her at a sporting event with her partner and two kids.

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