Board Of Directors

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2018-2019 NAMI California Board of Directors

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

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

Chief Joseph Farrow, Vice President
Affiliate: NAMI Yolo
County: Yolo

Christina Roup, Treasurer
Affiliate: NAMI Fresno
County: Fresno

Jei Africa, PhD, MSCP, Secretary
Affiliate: NAMI San Mateo
County: San Mateo

Cindy Beck, Board Member
Affiliate: NAMI Sacramento
County: Sacramento

Andrew Bertagnolli, Board Member
Affiliate: NAMI San Francisco
County: San Francisco

Gustavo Loera, EdD, Board Member
Affiliate: NAMI Long Beach
County: Los Angeles

Paul Lu, Board Member
Affiliate: NAMI Orange County
County: Orange

James Randall, Board Member
Affiliate: NAMI San Fernando Valley
County: Los Angeles

Harold Turner, Board Member
Affiliate: NAMI Urban Los Angeles
County: Los Angeles

Armando Sandoval, Board Member
Affiliate: NAMI San Mateo
County: San Mateo