Ms. Cheryl Heyden, our Associate Executive Director, joined Maryville in 1976. She has a BS in psychology from Elmhurst College and a MSW from the University of Illinois Jane Adams School of Social Work. During her years with Maryville, Ms. Heyden has served in a variety of positions, including: live-in parent at a girls’ home; supervisor of the girls’ diagnostic unit; assistant community director of multi-staff programs; and program director for the Des Plaines Campus and group homes. She was named HR director in 2000 and continued in that position through 2002. In 2004, Ms. Heyden served as special assistant to Charles Walsh, Chairman of Maryville’s Board, and was named Associate Executive Director that same year.