Join a Committee
NAMI Howard County currently has several committees. The committees are looking to expand their membership, so if you have an interest in one of these areas. Please give the office a call at 410-772-9300.
Diversity and Inclusion:
Chair: Alice Giles
Faith Outreach Committee:
Co-Chairs: Debbie Meyer & Carla Spence
The Faith Outreach Committee is dedicated to promoting greater understanding of mental illness, stigma, and increase familiarity with NAMI as a resource by partnering with Faith Communities. We encourage inclusion of persons with mental illness and their loved ones in faith community life.
Fundraising Special Events Committee:
Chair: Jessica Wehle
NAMI Howard County has an active Fundraising Special Events Committee made up of experienced professionals and volunteers enthusiastic about raising funds for NAMI HC and strengthening local awareness of mental illness in the community.
Public Policy Committee:
Chair: Marianne Eichenberger
The Public Policy Committee is dedicated to improving the public safety net for individuals with mental illness. Access to treatment, housing, job opportunities, and the general quality of life are affected by the changing public policies of our local, state, and federal government.