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Key Staff

President and CEO
Paul Gionfriddo was named President and CEO of Mental Health America on May 1, 2014. He has worked in a variety of health and mental-health related...
Senior Associate of Peer Advocacy, Supports, and Services
Shavonne has had extensive training as a Certified Peer Support Specialist and in Counseling, both one on one and in group settings. She also has...
Digital Marketing Manager
Jennifer is the Digital Marketing Manager here at Mental Health America and assists with the development and implementation of online marketing...
Senior Policy Director
Nathaniel works on innovative federal and state policy solutions for problems in behavioral health. In particular, he focuses on issues in incentive...
Manager of Peer Advocacy, Support, and Services
Kelly’s lived experience with mental health diagnoses and trauma are at the center of her passion for helping individuals who are struggling to...
Financial and Systems Analyst
Sachin informs technology, web, and design decisions at Mental Health America. He manages day-to-day financial operations, including providing budget...
Senior Director of Public Education and Visual Communications
Danielle Fritze serves as Director of Public Education and Visual Communications for Mental Health America.  In this capacity, Danielle oversees MHA’...
Vice President of Peer Advocacy, Supports, and Services
Patrick has worked as a mental health advocate for the past twenty-four years. His areas of expertise include peer provided services, self-directed...
Chief of Staff and Vice President of Finance
Jessica performs several back-end functions at Mental Health America, including Finance, Human Resources, Database Administrator, and Web Development...
Associate Vice President of Office Services and Human Resources, Executive Assistant to the CEO
Michael has worked with MHA for 20 years. He is responsible for the day-to-day business operations of MHA. Additionally, he works with MHA staff,...
Vice President of Policy and Programs
Theresa works to improve access to mental health care through policy and programming. Her areas of special interest include prevention, early...
Senior Director of Partnerships & Community Outreach
America oversees Mental Health America's outreach and partnership efforts. In this role, she works to educate the community about MHA and its...
Vice President for Mental Health and Systems Advocacy
Debbie F. Plotnick, MSS, MLSP is the Vice President for Mental Health and Systems Advocacy at Mental Health America (MHA). Previously, she was the...
Associate Vice President of Development
Victoria directs all aspects of development efforts at Mental Health America working with corporations, foundations, and individual partners and...
Associate Vice President of Affiliate Services
Valerie H. Sterns serves as MHA’s Associate Vice President of Affiliate Services and is tasked with strengthening MHA’s relationship with its 200+...
Associate Director of Communications and Marketing
Mallory joined the MHA team in August 2015. She assists with exhibits and registration for the Annual Conference, marketing requests, social media,...
Advocacy Manager
Caren Howard currently serves as the Advocacy Manager for Mental Health America under the Vice President of Mental Health Systems and Advocacy,...
RPC Representative, MHA Louisiana
I possess more than 15 years of progressive experience in the government /non-­ profit social -community management field.  My professional history...
RPC Representative, MHA of Southeastern Pennsylvania
Alyssa Schatz is the Vice President of Advocacy for the Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania (MHASP). Ms. Schatz has experience in...
Chief Communications Officer
Erin directs the MHA’s internal and external communications and marketing efforts, including the organization’s overall messaging, branding, and...

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