Babette Apland is the Managing Director, Call to Mind, for American Public Media (APM) and Minnesota Public Radio (MPR). In this role, she leads a national initiative to measurably raise the American public's awareness and understanding of mental health. Babette has held leadership roles at HealthPartners, an integrated health plan and health care delivery system; Melrose Center for Eating Disorders, offering outpatient and residential treatment for all eating disorders; and Phillips Eye Institute, a freestanding inpatient and outpatient eye care center which she developed.