Board of Directors & Advisory Board

2017 Board of Directors

  • Paul Lillig, Chair
    Owner, Picaso Design Build
  • Clara Anderson-Sainte, Vice-Chair
    Program Director, Gilda's Club Kansas City
  • Stephan Raddatz, Treasurer
    Vice President of Accounting, Central Bank of Kansas City
  • Melissa Bryant, LMSW, Secretary
    Senior Support Coordinator, EITAS

 

Board Members

  • Chris Beal
    Director of Mental Health Advocacy and Policy, Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • Padma Bogard
    Graduate Research Assistant, Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership
  • David Deckert
    Financial Advisor, LPL Financial
  • Guy Ellison
    Special Education Teacher, KCK Public Schools
  • Barb Friedmann
    Outreach Manager, Metropolitan Community College
  • Julie Hiett, LMSW
    Practice Director, Netsmart Technologies
  • Gary Long
    Attorney at Law, Gary Long Law, P.A.
  • Eloise "Lee" Rathbone-McCuan, Ph.D.
    Professor, UMKC School of Social Work
  • Tricia Steffes
    Founder/CEO, Crossing Arrows, LLC

 

Advisory Board

  • Gary Baker, Ph.D.
  • Debbie Bass, MPA, CFRE
  • Brent Caswell
  • Sue Haynes
  • Terry Harbert, MSW
  • Ryan LeFebvre
  • Bob Merrigan
  • Molly Merrigan
  • Anne Peterson
  • Henry Sandate
  • Rob Smith
  • Delois Tucker
  • Gail Vertz
  • James White