Business Development, Northern CA
Jessica Sylvia-Barbee joined HCBTS in June 2017 as the Northern California Marketing Representative. Jessica has worked in the recovering treatment community for the past 17 years and brings a wealth of knowledge of the recovering addict and their family.
In 2000 Jessica began her career in treatment and almost instantly, the connection she made with clients reinforced that she was right where she needed to be. She moved into the admissions department at a well-known facility in Northern CA. where she stayed for several years as an Admissions Coordinator. From there, Jessica went on to work for one of the largest treatment centers in the country as a call-center representative. Because of her wealth of knowledge about recovery and the treatment experience she was quickly identified as a leader. Jessica served as a training manager to 20+ employees, triaged thousands of calls from families and clients in need and was soon promoted to Sr. Admissions Representative. In 2004 Jessica went to work for another nationally recognized treatment center in their call center where her skills and knowledge gave her the opportunity to work as a Sr. Admissions Coordinator.
Jessica has lived in San Jose for 30 years. Her ties to the recovering community run deep in the Silicon Valley. Her knowledge of treatment and recovery comes from personal experience. When you are ready to get help, her voice will be the voice of reason and will walk you through the courageous process of entering treatment. On the weekends Jessica can be found on the softball field with her recovery focused team. She is a wonderful model of what recovery can be with tools and perseverance.