Kim Collins, M.Ed. currently serves as the Executive Director of Community Based Services at the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch (YBGR). YBGR is a licensed, accredited children’s Mental Health Center (MHC), Psychiatric Residential Treatment Center, and provides outpatient Chemical Dependency services. Kim has worked for YBGR for 19 years in various positions; 17 of those years in Leadership. Since 2016 she has been the Executive Director. She has partnered with the DPHHS-Children’s Mental Health Bureau on workgroups regarding Targeted Case Management, Home Support Services, and Comprehensive School and Community Treatment (CSCT).
Kim also serves as the facilitator and scribe of the CSCT Coalition, which is a peer group of MHCs that began in 2009; Kim has acted as the facilitator for the past several years. Currently, every agency who contracts with schools for CSCT is a member of the Coalition.
Kim holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a Master’s of Education from MSU-Billings. In her spare time, she enjoys shopping and spending time with her husband and daughter.