Kim Madsen
Executive Officer, California Board of Behavioral Sciences

Kim Madsen was appointed in January 2010 as the executive officer for the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS), which is responsible for regulating licensed clinical social workers, licensed marriage and family therapists, licensed professional clinical counselors, and licensed educational psychologists.

Madsen has held various positions in her career that have focused on serving and protecting consumers. Within the California Department of Consumer Affairs, Madsen served as an investigative analyst and a consumer and outreach coordinator for the Board of Pharmacy; an enforcement manager for the Board of Barbering and Cosmetology; and program manager for the BBS. Madsen also served as the criminal background manager for the licensing and certification program of the California Department of Public Health.