Boisvert earned her bachelors and master’s degrees with honors from Florida Gulf Coast University. She is a Florida Board-Certified Addictions Professional (CAP); Internationally Certified Alcohol & Drug Counselor (ICADC); Certified Recovery Residence Administrator (CRRA). Boisvert provided leadership and development for two recovery residence programs and was managing director and assistant vice president for a large southwest Florida residential addiction treatment center. As program director she partnered with Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) on many research studies and several publications related to the projects. Boisvert is also an adjunct professor at FGCU. Currently Boisvert is retired and works as a consultant for a recovery residence.