Board members and staff

Staff

Executive Director

Buster Lackey Ph.D., LPC, LADAC

Deputy Director / Development Director

Mathew Pruss

Community Outreach Liaison

Alicia Washington

Development Assistant

Deborah Phillips

Office Liaison/Support

Elizabeth Helton

Peer-to-Peer Support Specialist

Scott Rosenthal

Board members

President

Chris Beckers, LPN

Vice-President

Martie Savage, RN, Arkansas State Hospital

Secretary

Debra Jeffs, Ph.D., RN, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children’s Hospital

Treasurer

Chris Stone, APN, Families, Inc.

Tiffany Haynes, Ph.D., the University of Arkansas for Medical Science

Terry Camper, Quality Behavioral Health Provider (QBHP)

Jodi Leeker, Program Director Baxter Regional Behavioral Health

Nihit Kumar, MD, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Tina Gilbert, Next Level Solutions Group-Development Strategist, Owner

Leah Patterson, Small Business Advisor. Rock-It! Lab Coordinator

5%

of Arkansans have serious mental Illness

100%

of donations are tax deductible

547

deaths by suicide in Arkansas in 2018

100+

calls to our helpline per month

Thank you to our partners

NAMI Helpline

(800) 844-0381

24/7 assistance available

In a crisis?

Text NAMI to 741741

or call 800-273-8255 for 24/7 confidential, free counseling