State Board & Steering Committees

State Board

  • Heather Smith (Chair), NAMI Southwest Ohio
  • Lon Herman (Vice Chair), Practice Innovation Partners, LLC.
  • Kimberly Fraser (Treasurer), Lake County Alcohol, Drug Addiction, and Mental Health Services Board
  • Randy Allman (Secretary), Butler Behavioral Health Services
  • Kevin Cooley, Excel Development Company, Inc.
  • Lovell Custard, Murtis Taylor Human Services System
  • Anne Feleppelle, United Way of Greater Cleveland 
  • Tara Keith, Child Focus, Inc.
  • James R. Mason, Beech Acres Parenting Center
  • Sondra Miller, Cleveland Rape Crisis Center
  • Debra Rex, Beech Brook
  • Melissa Saladonis, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Megan Van Voorhis, Arts Cleveland
  • Lou Weigele, National Association of Social Workers Ohio Chapter Region III and Problem Gambling Network of Ohio
  • Russell Winters, Tender Mercies, Inc.

Northeast Ohio Steering Committee

  • Megan Van Voorhis (Chair), Arts Cleveland
  • Victor Leandry (Vice Chair), El Centro de Servicios Sociales
  • Dr. Christina Delos-Reyes, Ohio Society of Addiction Medicine
  • Habeebah Rasheed Grimes, Positive Education Program
  • Lon C. Herman, Practice Innovation Partners, LLC
  • Katie Jenkins, NAMI Lake County
  • Jim Lawrence, Oriana House
  • Eric Morse, The Centers for Families and Children/Circle Health Services
  • Andrea O'Brien, OhioGuidestone
  • Lou Weigele, National Association of Social Workers Ohio Chapter Region III and Problem Gambling Network of Ohio

Southwest Ohio Steering Committee

  • Russell Winters (Chair), Tender Mercies, Inc.
  • John Banchy (Vice-Chair), The Children's Home of Cincinnati
  • Randy Allman, Butler Behavioral Health Services
  • Scott Boone, New Housing Ohio
  • Sonya Carrico (ex-officio), Interact for Health
  • Jeff O’Neil, Greater Cincinnati Behavioral Health Services
  • Melissa Saladonis, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center