Director of Marketing, Editor in Chief
Marilyn Spiller has been a marketing professional for more than twenty years. She has helped organizations promote their products and services, from automated litigation support systems to contemporary art. For the past seven years, she has directed her talents toward the addiction treatment field. Most recently as Marketing Director and Editor in Chief of Excursions Magazine for Sanford Addiction Treatment Centers.
Marilyn is a student of the world. (She also holds a bachelor’s degree in English). She is a writer, recovery coach and recovery advocate. Seven years sober herself, she penned one of the first sobriety blogs – Waking Up the Ghost in 2013. The blog garnered an international following. In her role as Marketing Director, Marilyn is responsible for Sanford publications, research, branding, outreach, website design, presentations/webinars, and search engine optimization.
In her free time, Marilyn loves to travel and be out of doors near water. She is an avid hiker and nature geek.
“The role of marketing in the Behavioral Health field is really about building relationships. I try to bring together talented individuals and organizations with skills to augment our own. And in so doing, we provide an even better service to our clients.”