Our Partners & Supporters

Leadership Board & Staff

NAMI Board of Directors

Sarah Ecker
Judith Geiser
James Gentry

Mac Hawkins
Bruce Hendrick
Lynn Jones
Carrie Nettle
Beverly Richards
Rita Roberts
Casie Smith

NAMI Staff

Helen Walkerly, MSW, LISW-S, Executive Director

Jackie Hunter, MOCA House Program Manager

Norma Hoffa, Finance Manager

Dawn Ross, Administrative Assistant

Andy Augenstein, Van Driver

Tom Rife, Van Driver

Shari Wells, Recovery Aid

Cherill Wertz, Recovery Aid

Abbie Clevenger, Recovery Aid


Our Funders

Our annual operating expenses are funded from grants, corporate and private donations and fundraising activities. We gratefully thank our donors on behalf of the people we serve.


2017 NAMI Leadership Circle


Drs. Dennis & Kathy Helmuth, The Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation, Noble Foundation, Andrew Noble, Mental Health and Recovery Board, Orrville Area United Way, United Way of Wayne and Holmes Counties, NAMI Ohio, Kathryn Freed/Wayne County Community Foundation, Ivan Stutzman family, Ken & Helen Walkerly, Anonymous (1)


Bruce & Donna Hendrick, Dee & Mary Vaidya, and Owen & Christena Yoder


Sally Bernhardt, Charles & Mindy Brian, Bentwood Solutions, Commercial and Savings Bank, Dan Fowler, Garth Fowler Jr., Garth & Kathleen Fowler, Mary Ann King, Kohl's, Nettie Miller, Andrew & Elsie Raber, Richard & Judy Seaman, Bert Stutzman, Sara Ann Stutzman, and Sarah Troyer