Team

chrisanna mandersInterim Executive Director
Chrisanna Manders
Pronouns: She/her/hers
Mon-Fri: 8-2:30pm
chrisanna@namiwisconsin.org
Chrisanna provides consultation, support, and technical assistance to local affiliates and Crisis Intervention Teams around the state. Also manages the operations of the organization. Ensures that work is carried out in line with the organizational mission, vision, and strategic plan.

crystal hesterPublic Policy & Advocacy Director
Crystal Hester
Pronouns: She/her/hers
Mon–Fri: 9–4pm
crystal@namiwisconsin.org
Crystal directs our advocacy efforts. She advocates on state-level issues, strengthens our grassroots advocacy efforts and provides information and referrals to individuals seeking support.

gina leahyAdministrative Coordinator
Gina Leahy
Pronouns: She/her/hers
Mon–Fri: 8–4pm
gina@namiwisconsin.org
Gina provides administrative support for the NAMI Wisconsin team. She is responsible for the day-to-day operations and serves as membership and volunteer coordinator

mary kay battagliaProgram Coordinator
Mary Kay Battaglia
Pronouns: She/her/hers
Mon, Tues, & Thurs: 8–4pm
marykay@namiwisconsin.org
Mary Kay develops statewide programming and coordinates program trainings in addition to providing affiliate support and managing membership.

emily grebnerDevelopment Director
Emily Grebner
Pronouns: She/her/hers
Mon-Fri: 8-4pm
emily@namiwisconsin.org
Emily works to ensure that NAMI is seen and heard throughout the state.

 

Programs and Events Assistant
Molly Eckerle
Pronouns: she/her/hers
Mon, Tues: 9am-3pm
programs.intern@namiwisconsin.org
Molly assists the program coordinator and development director