OUR MISSION

The mission of NAMI Orange County is to provide emotional support, education and resources for families, and those affected by mental illness. In collaboration with the entire community, we advocate for a life of quality and dignity, one without discrimination, for all those persons affected by this illness.

NAMI Orange County is a tax-exempt, non-profit organization with a membership of over 400
and is an affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and NAMI California.

NAMI Orange County conducts educational programs, meetings and support groups throughout
the entire county addressing every aspect of mental health at no cost to you. READ MORE


NAMI ORANGE COUNTY 2019 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Executive Committee

Steve Pitman-President, Scott Palmer-Vice President, John Deloof-Treasurer

Board Members

Danny Gibbs-Secretary, Lynn Thies, Amanda LaPera, Sean Sweeney

NAMI Orange County Staff

Development

Amy Durham, Development Director

Camille Heagerty, BA, School Program Coordinator

Cathy Burgos, Media Specialist

Susan Adams, BS, Development Coordinator

Anthony Do, BA, Family Mentor

Aisha Khan, MA, Family Mentor, Development

Austin Messick, MA, Development

Programs

Stephanie Rocha, Finance & Operations Director

Melissa Pereya, MA, Program Supervisor

Berena Samayoa, BA, Program Coordinator

Cathy Burgos, Relations Coordinator

Anthony Do, BS, Program Coordinator

Amy Williams, BA, Program Coordinator

Alexa Hernandez, BA, Office Administrator

Warmline Miriam Harris, PhD, WarmLine Clinical Director & Heather Quinlan, WarmLine Operations Manager


FINANCIAL INFORMATION

Board meetings are held the first Tuesday of every month and are open to the public.