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Subject Matter Experts & Contributors

NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR MENTAL WELLBEING

Lindsi DeSorrento, MPH, PMP
Senior Director of Operations, Practice Improvement & Consulting

Teresa Halliday, MA
Senior Advisor, Practice Improvement & Consulting

Linda Henderson-Smith, PhD, LPC, CPCS, CCMP
Former Senior Director, Practice Improvement & Consulting

Samantha Holcombe, MPH
Senior Director, Practice Improvement & Consulting

Laszlo Jaress, MA
Manager, Marketing & Communications

Laura Leone, DSW, MSSW, LMSW
Consultant, Practice Improvement & Consulting

Margaret Jaco Manecke
MSSW, PMP, Director, Practice Improvement & Consulting

Flannery Peterson, MPH, PMP
Director, Practice Improvement & Consulting

Pam Pietruszewski, MA
Senior Advisor, Practice Improvement & Consulting

Alexandra Plante, MA
Director, Marketing & Communications

Julia Schreiber, MPH
Director, Practice Improvement & Consulting

Stephanie Swanson, MPH
Project Manager, Practice Improvement & Consulting

Taslim van Hattum, LCSW, MPH
Senior Director, Practice Improvement & Consulting

J’Neal Woods
Project Coordinator, Practice Improvement & Consulting

METROPOLITAN GROUP

Matt Baer
Project Manager

Kristin Gimbel
Vice President

Kevin Kirkpatrick
Senior Executive Vice President

Corrine Nakamura-Rybak
Vice President of Visual Communication

Ginelle Perez
Senior Associate

YOUTH AMBASSADORS

Seblework Alemu
Youth Ambassador

Tracy Das
Youth Ambassador

Alex Diefenbach
Youth Ambassador

Reanna Felix
Youth Ambassador

Iliana Lara
Youth Ambassador

Ayden O’Connor
Youth Ambassador

Riya Ramakrishnan
Youth Ambassador

Samantha Richter
Youth Ambassador

Elijah Seay
Youth Ambassador

Jamie Ann Visconde
Youth Ambassador

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL & PREVENTION

Dr. Loretta Jackson Brown, PhD, MSN, BSN, CNN
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Overdose Prevention

Diakima Y. Thomas-Davis, PhD, MPH
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Overdose Prevention

Parris Lloyd, MPH
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Overdose Prevention

Brooke Hoots, PhD, MSPH
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Overdose Prevention

Andrew Terranella, MD, MPH
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Overdose Prevention

Douglas R. Roehler, PhD, MPH
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Overdose Prevention

Kristin M. Holland, PhD, MPH
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Overdose Prevention

EXTERNAL SUBJECT MATTER EXPERTS

Gillian Schauer, MPH, PhD
Principal
Gillian Schauer Consulting

This project is supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of a financial assistance award totaling $2,000,000 with 100% funded by CDC/HHS. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement by, CDC/HHS or the U.S. Government.