N.E.W. Mental Health Connection

Connecting stakeholders and resources to improve the mental health of our community

Meet the Board

  • Jean DeKeyser, Co-Chair, Executive Committee
    Executive Director, ThedaCare Behavioral Health
  • Tina LechnerCo-chair, Executive Committee
    Affinity Health Systems
  • Sue Jungen, Ex Officio
    Retired
    Sherwood 
  • Doug Gieryn
    Director/Health Officer
    Winnebago County Health Department
    Oshkosh
  • Peter C. Kelly, Secretary, Executive Committee
    President & CEO, United Way Fox Cities
    Menasha 
  • Kathleen Fuchs, Grants Committee, Lifeline Project Coordinator
    Lawrence University
    Appleton
  • Diane Mandler
    Supervisor-Crisis Intervention
    Outagamie County Health and Human Services
    Appleton
  • Dave VanderZanden, Treasurer, Executive Committee
    Retired
    Hortonville 
  • Val Dreier
    Assistant Superintendent of Schools/Student Services
    Appleton Area School District
  • Karen Iverson-Riggers
    Director, Peer-Run Respite
    NAMI Fox Valley
  • Nancy Krueger
    Circuit Court Judge, Outagamie County
  • John Wallschlaeger
    Retired Community Liaison Officer
    Appleton Police Department
  • Charles LaTorre
    Director of Organizational Consultation
    Employment Resource Center
    Appleton
  • Rosann Fochs
    Community Relations/Vol Svcs Coordinator
    Children's Hospital of WI-Fox Valley
    Neenah