Beacon Health Options’ Abdou-Malta elected to serve on the board of The Business Council of New York State, Inc.

Boston – – October 5, 2020 – Renee Abdou-Malta, President of Beacon Health Options’ New York business has been elected to the board of directors of The Business Council of New York State, Inc. at the organization’s annual meeting.

The Business Council of New York State, Inc., is the leading business organization in New York State, representing the interests of large and small firms throughout the state. The organization serves as an advocate for employers in the state’s political and policy-making arenas, working for a healthier business climate, economic growth, and jobs.

“This honor is a testament to Renee’s leadership and commitment to New York businesses, and aligns with Beacon Health Options’ goal of contributing to health and strong communities across the nation,” said Jen Cohen-Smith, President Northeast Region, Beacon Health Options

“I am proud to serve an entire board made up of distinguished and successful professionals from great companies who have business in New York State,” said Heather Briccetti, President & CEO of The Business Council of New York State.” With the guidance of this board The Business Council will move forward with its mission; advocating on behalf of New York State businesses to create a better and more competitive business climate.” 

About Beacon Health Options

Beacon Health Options is a leading behavioral health services company serving 1 out of 9 people across all 50 states. We work with employers, health plans and government agencies to support mental health and emotional wellbeing, substance use disorder recovery, and employee health programs that improve the health and wellness of people every day. Our multi-modal, insights driven approach allows us to integrate social, behavioral and physical health solutions to drive improved outcomes for everyone we serve. By collaborating with a network of providers in communities around the country, we help individuals live their lives to the fullest potential. For more information, visit and connect with us on, and