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Board and Staff


Lee Dunham


Anne Walker

1st Vice President

Jack Sherman

2nd Vice President

Janet Polzer


Karen Cousins


Bob Spada

Past President


Central/Southeast Region

Northeast Region

Northwest Region

Southwest Region

Consumer Council Representative

Ex-officio NAMI Ohio Board Member

NAMI Ohio Staff

Terry Russell

Executive Director

Betsy Johnson

Associate Executive Director

Stacey Smith

Director of Operations

Peg Morrison

Director of Programs

Karen Lindberg

Director of Membership and Affiliate Support

Katie Dillon

Children & Youth Outreach Coordinator/Media Specialist

Angela Schoepflin

Children’s Program Administrator

NAMI Ohio Contract Staff