ST. CLOUD - Central Minnesota Mental Health Center announces Dr. Richard G. Lee as the new Executive Director and CEO of the company.

Lee will take over for interim Executive Director, Cathy LaGrow on February 1, 2016.

Lee says, "I am extremely honored and excited for the opportunity to lead the Central Minnesota Mental Health Center into the future and to continue the success they have had in Benton, Sherburne, Stearns and Wright Counties."

The Central Minnesota Mental Health Center is one of the largest mental health providers in the state. It began in 1964 and serves the four county region with offices in St. Cloud, Monticello, Buffalo and Elk River.