Ridgeview Institute is thrilled to welcome Margaret Collier as CEO of our Smyrna, GA campus. Collier has 29 years of experience in Behavioral Health, most recently as Vice President of Behavioral Health Services for East Side Medical Center. She began her journey in behavioral health as a family therapist and has since served in many leadership roles. As an active participant in the community and profession, Collier consistently advocates for the importance of quality of care and enhancing the behavioral health system. She has served on the NAMI- Gwinnett and NAMI GA Boards. She is a 2018 Graduate of Leadership Gwinnett.
Collier is a Georgia native, born in Brunswick, GA a graduate of Glynn Academy High School, and a resident of the Atlanta area since 1991. She and her husband Chris have two adult children, Bryan and Jonathan. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling. While her husband served as an officer in the military, they had the opportunity to live in Germany and travel to several European countries. Collier also enjoys listening to music and watching sporting events. As a graduate of Auburn University, she loves Tiger football and attends as many games as possible.