Erin directs the MHA’s internal and external communications and marketing efforts, including the organization’s overall messaging, branding, and public relations. She manages the MHA Annual Conference, advises leadership and affiliates on marketing and public affairs tactics, coordinates all media relations, and works collaboratively with MHA staff to develop collateral materials highlighting the programs and policy initiatives of the organization. Erin comes to MHA with 20 years of advocacy, communications and public affairs experience on behalf of foundations, non-profits, associations and international corporations. Over the years, Erin has worked for organizations and on behalf of clients including the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence, the Service Employees International Union, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the American Beverage Association, and the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Mental Health America understands that racism undermines mental health. Therefore, we are committed to anti-racism in all that we do. This means that we pledge to work against individual racism, interpersonal racism, and institutional racism in all their forms.