Kristen Scheel is Director of Admissions for RiverMend Health Centers. Kristen began her addiction career at PRIDE Institute in Eden Prairie, Minnesota in roles of National Business Development and Admissions Counselor where she connected LGBT, sex addiction, substance abuse, and mental health patients to treatment for 6 years. She left Minnesota and headed to Atlanta in 2013 where she worked as Business Development Representative at Talbott Recovery. Kristen has been sober since 2008 and finds passion in helping others as she was helped. She is involved in Addiction and LGBT organizations nationally and thrives on to the opportunity to connect individuals to long-term recovery.
Kristen attended Augsburg College for her undergraduate and Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota for graduate studies in Counseling and Psychological Services.