Vice president of wellness & eap
As Vice President of The Solutions Group Wellness and EAP, Sarita has a great passion for igniting purpose and empowering people through wellness. In addition to providing support and direction to a high performing team of wellness experts, she creates wellness leadership programs, builds trusted client relationships and facilitates wellness strategic planning, retreats and focus groups. Sarita's dedication to physical activity and her love of cooking led her to the employee wellness industry early in her career. Recognizing that no single approach to wellness works for every individual, she leverages her decades of experience as a consulting business owner and executive leader to align people, purpose and performance in pursuit of corporate wellness. Embracing the need for a supportive culture as a key ingredient to successful wellness programs, Sarita has created a strategic planning process where organizations develop their wellness roadmap to achieve program objectives and help individuals discover their own wellness journey. Sarita lends her expertise to health coach professionals, account managers and technical support staff at TSG corporate wellness accounts nationwide, making her a versatile resource for companies seeking to create or improve their wellness programs. Sarita has a Bachelor of Administration in Human Resources and is a graduate of Leadership Albuquerque and Leadership New Mexico.
deb gallant, m.a., lpcc, ceap
Deb Gallant is an LPCC (Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor) and CEAP (Certified Employee Assistance Professional). Deb has worked for The Solutions Group since 2014, serving as EAP Counselor and Clinical Manager before becoming the EAP Director in 2022. Deb has 35 years of counseling experience that includes running a private practice, working in government, not-for-profit, and commercial settings. She is a trained Mediator and has extensive experience providing critical incident stress response. Deb is dedicated to working with employers to promote employee well-being, workplace safety, teamwork, and productivity. A New Mexico native, Deb earned her bachelor's degree in secondary education from University of New Mexico. She earned her master's degree in counseling services from Webster University.