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Board Membership, Lead Volunteers & Staff

Welcome to our family at the National Alliance on Mental Illness – Sacramento!

Our group works to be a wealth of information to you the consumer, the family member, the friends and relatives of those dealing with day-to-day issues of living with a mental illness.

Board of Officers

Diane Mintz, President

Daniel Rockers, PhD, Vice-President

Terry Pierson, Treasurer

Joanna Jurgens, Secretary


Board of Directors

Ellen King

Michelle Lazark

Rebecca Mejia

Laura Tinti

Jill Lawler

Isaac Gonzalez

Executive Director

David Bain


Jessica Silakhom, Accounting Analyst
Doug Smith, Peer Programs Manager
Lynn Cathy, Family Support Group / Family-to-Family Programs Coordinator
Doug Smith, In Our Own Voice Program Coordinator
Patricia Wentzel, NAMI Sacramento Peer Advocate
Mykel Gayent, Interfaith (Faithnet) Contact
Doug Smith, Law Enforcement Coordinator
Laura Bemis, Sacramento County Liaison
Eric Bailey, NAMI Sacramento Website Administrator

Key Volunteers

Jeff Powell
Ty Miles
Kaino Hopper
Bonnie Graybill



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