Advisory Council

The MNCAMH Advisory Council is composed of regional leaders and experts in the field of recovery and behavior health. The council meets regularly to offer support and guidance to MNCAMH staff in the pursuit of our mission and goals.

COUNCIL MEMBERS

  • SUE ABDERHOLDEN: Executive Director, National Alliance of Mental Illness Minnesota
  • ERWIN CONCEPCION, PhD: Minnesota Department of Human Services
  • TROY DAVIDSON
  • CYNTHIA FASHAW
  • ALBERT GARCIA: People Incorporated ACT Homeless Team
  • DAVE HARTFORD: Recovery Plus,  St. Cloud Hospital
  • MELANIE HEU, MSW, LICSW, LADC: Heuristics Counseling Services, LLC
  • LORNA HUNT-ELLISON, MPS, LPCC, LADC: Hennepin County, Human Services & Public Health Department, Chemical Health Division
  • JOE MERIGHI, PhD, MSW, MA, BS: Social Work Fellowship in Integrated Behavioral Health
  • JINNY PALEN
  • LYNN PRICE, BA, MSc: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota and Blue Plus
  • MADHURI SHORS
  • LYNETTE STUDER, PhD, MSSW, LCSW: Minnesota Department of Human Services