Clara Boyden Named as Deputy Director Alcohol & Other Drug Services
Clara Boyden has been named to serve as the first Deputy Director for BHRS Alcohol & Other Drug (AOD) Services.
AOD programs and services are critical to meet the needs of the BHRS community and this is a significant step in providing integrated behavioral health service at all levels.
Clara first joined the County of San Mateo in 1998 in the Health Department’s Tobacco Prevention Program in the Health Education Unit. Since then, Clara she has held a number of roles within Health and the Human Services Agency (HSA), including HSA’s Planning and Evaluation Unit.
Clara is a tireless advocate for individuals struggling with substance use disorders and people in recovery. Read more about Clara in this “Wellness Matters” article.