Stephen C. McCaffrey, J.D.

President and CEO for Mental Health America of Indiana McCaffrey earned his undergraduate degree from Purdue University and his Doctor of Jurisprudence from Indiana University School of Law in Indianapolis, and been with Mental Health America of Indiana since 1991. McCaffrey is a … Read More

Kelby Gaw, BS

Director of Communications and Marketing and Executive Assistant to the President for Mental Health America of Indiana Kelby Gaw is Mental Health America of Indiana’s Director of Communications and Marketing, and the Executive Assistant to the President. Kelby received her … Read More

David Berman, MPH, MPA

Vice President of Harm Reduction and Crisis Intervention Services for Mental Health America of Indiana, Director of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance of Indiana, Director of the Indiana Suicide Prevention Network     Berman provides leadership, advocacy, support, and education … Read More

Susan Elsworth

Director of Indiana National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Elsworth has a bachelor of arts degree in business management from Anderson University and an associate of science degree in criminal justice and corrections from Ball State University. Elsworth was a … Read More

Melissa Bechtel, CPA

Vice President of Financial Management for Mental Health America of Indiana    With over 20-years experience in nonprofit accounting, Bechtel has led MHAI’s financial operations since 2012. After graduating with honors and a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Ball State … Read More

Debra J. Dial, JD

General Counsel and Director of the Managed Health Services Ombudsman Program Dial provided services to and advocated for individuals with disabilities for 30 years. She was a therapist for 10 years, and completed law school while working as a therapist. … Read More

Marla Greenway

Vice President of Human Resources and Operations for Mental Health America of Indiana  Greenway worked in the social service field for 15 years with the majority of the time being spent in nonprofit organizations. Greenway worked in the addictions field … Read More

Brandon George

Vice President of Recovery Programs and Advocacy for Mental Health America of Indiana, Director for the Indiana Addiction Issues Coalition     As a person in long-term recovery, George has dedicated personal and professional time to fight addiction and promote recovery. … Read More

AhNonda Bates

Vice President of Education, Training, & Credentialing for Mental Health America of Indiana, Director of ICAADA and Director for the Indiana Affiliation of Recovery Residences Bates is the author of fifteen newspaper articles regarding spirituality and recovery. She is in … Read More

Rebecca Gee, MA, IMH-E

Director and Endorsement Coordinator for Infancy Onward     Gee holds a master’s of arts degree from Ball State University in the area of special education. She earned graduate certificates in early childhood education and autism. Gee is the lead staff … Read More

Lisa Hutcheson, MEd

Vice President of Prevention Programs and Advocacy for Mental Health America of Indiana (MHAI), and Director for the Indiana Coalition to Reduce Underage Drinking     Hutcheson holds a bachelor’s of science in psychology and a Master of Education degree in … Read More


Director of the Stanley W. DeKemper Training Institute for Mental Health America of Indiana, Deputy Director of ICAADA, Director of IAPRSS Justin identifies as a person in long-term recovery from mental health, substance misuse and the justice system. He holds … Read More