Partner Information

Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS)

Resources for the Kansas Prevention Collaborative are made possible by KDADS. Learn More
 Phone: (785) 291-3359
 E-mail: kdads.prevention@ks.gov

NameTitle
Sarah FischerDirector, Prevention & Promotion Services, Behavioral Health Services Commission
Juan BaezProblem Gambling Specialist
Ginny EardleyBehavioral Health Prevention Consultant
Kimi GardnerBehavioral Health Prevention Consultant
Mende BarnettBehavioral Health Prevention Consultant
DCCCA

DCCCA provides training and technical assistance to community prevention coalitions supported by the Kansas Prevention Collaborative. Learn More
 Phone: (785) 830-8238   Extension: 221
 E-mail: tta@dccca.org

NameTitleE-mail
Chrissy MayerDirector of Prevention and Leadershipcmayer@dccca.org
Bob HedbergProgram Coordinatorrhedberg@dccca.org
Deanne ArmstrongCommunity Support Specialist (NE Kansas)darmstrong@dccca.org
Ella BaccusCommunity Support Specialist (Central Kansas)ebaccus@dccca.org
Diana HonasCommunity Support Specialist (NW Kansas)dhonas@dccca.org
Leslie HinesCommunity Support Specialist (SE Kansas)lhines@dccca.org
Joy SchwartzCommunity Support Specialist (SW Kansas)jschwartz@dccca.org
Krista MachadoPrescription Drug Preventionkmachado@dccca.org
The Center for Learning Tree Institute, Greenbush

Greenbush provides data collection and evaluation for the Kansas Prevention Collaborative. Learn More
 Phone: (620) 724-6281
 E-mail: lisa.chaney@greenbush.org

NameTitleE-mail:
Lisa ChaneyDirector of Research & Evaluation
Linda WeldonProgram Evaluator
Kristin HeuerProgram Evaluator
Nancy WhiteKCTC Student Survey Coordinator
Ressa FriggeriResearch Specialist
Dawn FloresResearch and Evaluationdawn.flores@greenbush.org

Greenbush is also working with the KU Center for Community Health & Development.
Learn More
 Phone: (785) 864-2082
 E-mail: DolaGabriel@ku.edu

NameTitle
Jomella Watson-ThompsonAssociate Director
Dola GabrielSenior Research Assistant/Program Coordinator
Community Engagement Institute of Wichita State University

Community Engagement Institute provides connection and infrastructure for the state-level prevention system. Learn More
 Phone: (316) 978-2843
 E-mail: randy.johnson@wichita.edu

NameTitle
Randy JohnsonDirector of Behavioral Health Initiatives
Chad ChildsPrevention Systems Coordinator
Kaela Prall-MoorePrevention Content Manager
Heather WinklepleckPrevention Associate
Jason VandecreekSpecial Projects Associate
Shyla ThompsonVISTA Fellow – Prevention
Sam DemelCommunity and Organizational Specialist
National Alliance on Mental Illness - Kansas (NAMI Kansas)

NAMI Kansas provides behavioral health education, resources and information dissemination, consumer outreach, and advocacy with a specific focus on creating and maintaining adequate capacity to support families and individuals in crisis. Learn More

Name Title Phone E-mail
Rick CaganExecutive Director of NAMI, Kansas(785) 233-0755info@namikansas.org
Andy MartinCommunications and Development Director
Lindsey SpoonerEducation Program Administrator
Keys for Networking

Keys for Networking provides behavioral health education, resources and information dissemination, consumer outreach, and advocacy with a specific focus on creating and maintaining adequate capacity to support families and individuals in crisis. Learn More

Name Title Phone E-mail
Jane Adams Executive Director of Keys for Networking (785)-233-8732 info@keys.org
Headquarters Counseling Center / Kansas Suicide Prevention Resource Center

Headquarters, Inc. is the suicide prevention leader in Kansas, providing counseling, education, and resources for all to improve public health. Learn More
Headquarters, Inc.
 Phone: (785) 841-9900
 E-mail: andy@headquarterscounselingcenter.org
Kansas Suicide Prevention Resource Center
 Phone: (913) 624-3098
 E-mail: monica@kansassuicideprevention.org

NameTitle
Andy BrownHeadquarters Counseling Center Executive Director
Monica KurzKSPRC Director
Kristin VernonDirector of Counseling at Headquarters Counseling Center