Advisory Group Members

Members List

  • Karen Chaney, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Terros
  • Henry Chung, MD, Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Montefiore Care Management Organization
  • Ed Coffey, MD, President and CEO, Menninger Clinic
  • Kate Comtois, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Harborview Medical Center
  • John Draper, PhD, Project Director, President, National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, Link2Health Solutions, Inc.
  • Suzanne Fields, MSW, LICSW, Senior Advisor to the Administrator on Health Care Financing, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
  • Frank Ghinassi, PhD, ABPP, Vice President, Quality and Performance Improvement, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic and the UPMC Behavioral Health Network, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Leah Harris, MA, Communications and Development Coordinator, National Empowerment Center
  • Chuck Ingoglia, MSW, Senior Vice President, Public Policy & Practice Improvement, National Council for Behavioral Health
  • David Jobes, PhD, ABPP, Professor of Psychology, Associate Director of Clinical Training, Catholic University of America
  • Karen E. Johnson, Senior Vice President, Clinical Services, BH Division Compliance Officer, UHS of Delaware, Inc.
  • Thomas Joiner, PhD, Robert O. Lawton Distinguished Professor of Psychology, Florida State University
  • Bradley E. Karlin, PhD, Chief, Mental Health and Aging & Distinguished Scholar, Education Development Center, Inc.
  • Virna Little, PsyD, LCSW-R, Senior Vice President, Psychosocial Services, Institute for Family Health
  • Chuck Lunati, ORSA, CDFM, PMP, LSSBB, Domain Director & Senior Economist, Health Resource Analytics, CALIBRE
  • Richard McKeon, PhD, MPH, Branch Chief, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
  • Paul Schyve, MD, Senior Advisor, Healthcare Improvement, The Joint Commission
  • Becky Stoll, LCSW, Vice President, Crisis & Disaster Management, Centerstone
  • Mason Turner, MD, Director of Outpatient Operations, Regional Mental Health and Chemical Dependency, Kaiser Permanente Northern California
  • Ursula Whiteside, CEO, NowMattersNow.org

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