Mitch Best


Mitchell Best

As CEO of VITAL WorkLife, Mitch is responsible for leading the vision of the company and managing the senior leadership team to meet company goals and objectives. He joined the company in 2001 as Director of Business Development, was promoted in 2004 to Vice President of Business Development and Account Services, then to COO in 2008 before buying the company in 2013. Mitch’s passion and commitment to leadership and organizational development matched with his ongoing breadth of behavioral health consulting experiences and various industry expertise provides strong business leadership and oversight for the organization. For the last ten years Mitch has actively participated in local, regional and national executive peer and industry groups.  He previously served in account services and business development roles for companies in the technology and services sectors. Mitch holds a BA in psychology from the University of Minnesota.

Mitch is a born and bred Minnesotan and currently resides in the Twin Cities area with his wife and four children. As a believer in work-life balance Mitch enjoys as much time as he can around many of the lakes in the state, is an active parent and supports his children’s educational and sports associations as well as his church’s community.