Laney Jakstys

Regional Vice President, Business Development

Laney Jakstys is regional vice president, business development. She has over 30 years of experience within the behavioral health industry. Her primary responsibility is developing and marketing BHS’ programs and services to employers, insurance brokers and consultants as well as industry groups.

Prior to BHS, Ms. Jakstys held leadership positions with nationally recognized organizations, such as Henry Ford Health System, Ascension Health and Elements Behavioral Health. Her accolades include bridging patient and provider relationships as well as selling national EAP and mental health/substance abuse programs.

Ms. Jakstys received her bachelor of arts in journalism and public relations from Temple University and completed master-level coursework in administration at Central Michigan University.  Professional affiliations include the Society of Human Resource Management as well as the Midwest Business Group on Health.