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Leadership Roster

OFFICERS

Role / Term

Name

Responsibilities

Section Chair (2013-15)

Kathleen Thomas

Section management, Liaison with APHA

Section Chair-Elect (2013-15)

Margie Walkover

APHA Conference Program Chair

Section Past Chair

Jean Demmler

Membership, APHA Intersectional Council

Secretary (2013-15)

Jen Huber

Records and Newsletter

SECTION COUNCILORS AND COMMITTEE CHAIRS

Name / Term

Responsibilities

Anita Saranga Coen (2012-14)

Mental Health Section Exhibit Booth Co-Coordinator

John Laux (2014-16)

Communications

Jenna Sandler (2014-16)

Mental Health Section Exhibit Booth Co-Coordinator

Shannon Mace (2013-15)

Whole Health Coalition Liaison

Christine Castles (2012-14)

Low-Cost Housing for APHA Conference/Membership

Ahmed Kassem (2012-14)

Mental Health Section Website on APHA Website

Jennifer Magnabosco (2014)

Chair, Mental Health Section Policy Committee

Mary Jane Alexander (2014)

Chair, Awards Committee

Rick Beinecke (2014)

Coordinating 2014 Reception with Louisiana members

LIAISONS TO APHA BOARDS

Role

Name / Term

Responsibilities

Governing Board Councilor

Roger Boothroyd (2014-15)

Represent MH Section at Annual and mid-year Governing Council meetings

Governing Board Councilor

Marleen Radigan (2014-15)

Develop Mental Health Section policy recommendations

Governing Board Councilor

Gustavo Loera (2014-15)

Develop Mental Health Section policy recommendations

APHA Action Board Representative from Mental Health Section and Co-Chair of Action Board Policy Subcommittee

Jennifer Magnabosco (2014)

Review APHA section policy recommendations and refer to APHA Governing Board for vote