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Schroeder Stribling

President and CEO

Schroeder Stribling is the President and CEO of Mental Health America, the nation’s leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of…

Taylor Adams

Director of Workplace Mental Health

Taylor is the Director of Workplace Mental Health at Mental Health America. She previously served as Manager of Programs and Operations and as Board…

Whitney Ball

Associate Director of Marketing and Outreach

Whitney is the Associate Director of Marketing and Outreach at Mental Health America. She helps manage the organization’s associate membership…

Kristina Benoist

Manager of IDONTMIND Program

Kristina Benoist is the Manager of the IDONTMIND program. She creates and manages content for the IDONTMIND Journal, as well as assisting in event …

Jaya Bhardwaj

Program Associate

Jaya is the Program Associate for the Research and Programs team at Mental Health America. Jaya's work is primarily focused around data screening and…

Ethan Burrell

Policy Intern

Ethan Burrell is a policy intern at Mental Health America. (MHA) He assists the policy team in research and helps coordinate mental health programs and…

Krista Cezair

Summer Law Fellow

Krista Cezair is a summer law fellow working for the policy team at Mental Health America. Krista focuses on policy to regulate digital therapeutics and…

Jennifer Cheang

Director of Digital Marketing

Jennifer develops and implements online marketing strategies to promote Mental Health America's programs, web-based resources and website. She curates…

Nathaniel Counts

Senior Vice President of Behavioral Health Innovation

Nathaniel Counts, JD is the Senior Vice President of Behavioral Health Innovation for Mental Health America (MHA) and Clinical Assistant Professor in the…

Elinor Curry

Finance and Operations Associate

Elinor Curry is a Finance and Operations Associate at Mental Health America (MHA). She helps coordinate day-to-day financial operations and general office…

Sydney Daniello

Program Associate

Sydney Daniello is a Program Associate at Mental Health America (MHA). She assists in research and communications across departments, supports and…

Kelly Davis

Associate Vice President for Peer and Youth Advocacy

Kelly’s lived experience with mental health diagnoses and trauma are at the center of her passion for transforming how we support individuals and change…

Sachin Doshi

Senior Director of Finance and Operations

Sachin coordinates day-to-day financial operations and supports the implementation of various digital initiatives across MHA. He has been involved with MHA…

Danielle Fritze

Vice President of Public Education and Design

Danielle Fritze serves as Vice President of Public Education and Design for Mental Health America.  In this capacity, Danielle oversees MHA’s…

Mary Giliberti, J.D.

Executive Vice President of Policy

Mary Giliberti is the Executive Vice President of Policy at Mental Health America.  Mary focuses on federal policy to promote prevention, early…

Mohamed Hassan

Associate Vice President of Technology Services

Mohamed became Senior Web Developer of Mental Health America in April 2017. As the Web Developer, Mohamed has the responsibility for oversight of the…

Patrick Hendry

Vice President of Peer Advocacy, Supports, and Services

Patrick has worked as a mental health advocate for the past 29 years. His areas of expertise include peer provided services, self-directed care, recovery…

Caren Howard

Director of Policy and Advocacy

Caren Howard (she/her) currently serves as Director of Policy and Advocacy for Mental Health America and has 13 years’ experience in congressional and…

Jillian Hughes

Communications Director

Jillian Hughes is the Communications Director at Mental Health America. In this role she focuses on media relations, communications planning and overall…

Jessica Kennedy

Chief of Staff

Jessica Kennedy is the Chief of Staff at Mental Health America, where she has worked for over a decade. An expert in nonprofit management, she began her…

Koreen King

Events Planner

Koreen King is Mental Health America (MHA)'s new Events Planner. Since graduating from Morgan State University in 2013, Koreen has worked for several…

Michael King

Vice President of Office Services and Human Resources, Executive Assistant to the CEO

Michael has worked with MHA for 24 years. He is responsible for the day-to-day business operations of MHA. Additionally, he works with MHA staff…

Kat McIntosh

Manager for Global Peer Support

Kat McIntosh is the Manager of Global Peer Support at Mental Health America. Here, she promotes the I Am Not Alone platform, aimed at addressing loneliness…

Jennifer Molina

Individual Giving Manager

Jennifer Molina is the Individual Giving Manager at Mental Health America (MHA). She works to manage, cultivate and steward relationships with major donors…

Theresa Nguyen

Chief Program Officer and Vice President of Research and Innovation

As MHA’s Chief Program Officer and Vice President of Research and Innovation, Theresa works to improve access to mental health care through data and…

America Paredes

Vice President 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…

Debbie Plotnick

Vice President of State and Federal Advocacy

Debbie F. Plotnick, MSS, MLSP is the Vice President for State and Federal Advocacy at Mental Health America (MHA). Debbie is recognized as a national…

Maddy Reinert

Senior Director of Population Health

Maddy Reinert joined Mental Health America (MHA) in 2018, and serves as Senior Director of Population Health. In her role at MHA, Maddy manages the MHA…

Victoria R. Renard, MPA

Vice President of Development

Victoria directs all aspects of development efforts at Mental Health America working with corporations, foundations, and individual partners and represents…

Catherine Reynolds

Program Marketing Manager

Catherine joined the Mental Health America team in 2017. She assists with the Annual Conference, marketing requests, social media, web content, and other…

Kevin Rushton

Program Manager of Digital Solutions

Kevin Rushton manages content for Mental Health America’s Screening 2 Supports platform. He writes and edits articles designed to help readers understand…

Edward Schmit

Director of the IDONTMIND Program

Edward co-founded IDONTMIND in 2017, a mental health awareness campaign and lifestyle brand with a mission to inspire conversations about mental health in…

Emily Skehill

Program Manager of Public Education and Awareness

Emily Skehill is the Program Manager of Public Education and Awareness at Mental Health America (MHA). She develops digital content to support individuals…

Valerie H. Sterns

Vice President of Affiliate Services

Valerie works to further strengthen MHA’s relationship with its 200+ affiliated community-based organizations, providing strategic and technical assistance…

Mark J. Heyrman

Pro Bono General Counsel

Mark J. Heyrman recently retired after forty-one years as a Clinical Professor at the University of Chicago Law School.  The primary focus of his work…

Ben Harrington

RPC Representative, MHA East Tennessee

Ben Harrington is the CEO of the Mental Health Association of East Tennessee and has held this position since 1994.   Mr. Harrington is actively…

Barbara Johnston

RPC Representative, MHA New Jersey

Barbara Johnston is the Director of Policy and Advocacy for the Mental Health Association in New Jersey (MHANJ).  Barb has worked in healthcare for…

Moe Keller

RPC Representative, MHA Colorado

Moe Keller is Vice President of Public Policy and Strategic Initiatives for Mental Health Colorado since 2010. Before her work with MHAC, Moe served…

Shannah Mulvihill

RPC Representative, Mental Health Minnesota

Shannah Mulvihill is the  Executive Director and CEO of Mental Health Minnesota, a position she has held since 2015. Shannah has worked in the non-…