Board Of Directors

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Guy Qvistgaard, MFT,  President
Affiliate: NAMI Alameda County South
County: Alameda

Gustavo Loera, EdD, 1st Vice President
Affiliate: NAMI Long Beach
County: Los Angeles

Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, MD, PhD, 2nd Vice President
Affiliate: NAMI Sacramento
County: Sacramento

Kenton Rainey, Treasurer
Affiliate: NAMI Alameda County
County: Alameda

Amanda Lipp, Secretary 
Affiliate: NAMI Sacramento
County: Sacramento

Juan Garcia, PhD
Affiliate: NAMI Fresno
County: Fresno

Ratan Bhavnani
Affiliate: NAMI Ventura County
County: Ventura

Jim Randall
Affiliate: NAMI San Fernando Valley
County: Los Angeles

Jei Africa, PsyD, MSCP
Affiliate: NAMI San Mateo
County: San Mateo

Patrick Courneya, MD
Affiliate: NAMI East Bay
County: Alameda County