Great Lakes MHTTC State Liaisons Meet in Madison

Publication Date: Oct 22, 2019

The Great Lakes MHTTC works closely with provider association partners in each state in our region. Representatives from these organizations, our state "nodes,"  help the Great Lakes MHTTC connect with our customers. Our nodes also help ensure that our customers have access to training and  technical assistance that best their needs.

Our state nodes include: 

Illinois Association for Behavioral Health
Contact: Bree Hea

Indiana Council of Community Mental Health Centers, Inc.
Contact: Ben Bennett

Community Mental Health Association of Michigan
Contact: Chris Ward

Minnesota Association of Community Mental Health Programs
Contact: Tyler Reitzner

Ohio Association of County Behavioral Health Authorities
Contact: Courtney Ebersole

Wisconsin Association of Family and Children's Agencies
Contact: Emily Coddington

On October 22 and 23, 2019, our state nodes convened in Madison to review our first year and discuss plans for the coming year. Topics covered at the meeting include:

  • Great Lakes MHTTC mission 
  • Identifying and engaging customers in each state
  • Supporting local initiatives

We look forward to another successful year of working with our nodes to build relationships and meet training and TA needs across the region!

L-R: Emily Coddington, WI "node," with Laura Saunders and Jeanne Pulvermacher of the Great Lakes MHTTC
Lou Kurtz
Lou Kurtz, Great Lakes MHTTC Co-Director, leading discussion