About Us

ADAPAO Board of Directors

ADAPAO is governed by a Board of Directors elected by the membership. The Board of Directors guides ADAPAO's mission, vision and goals and upholds ADAPAO's role as Ohio's Voice for Prevention. The current Board of Directors:

Aimee Wade, MSW, LISW-S, OCPC
President
Interim Executive Director
County of Summit Alcohol, Drug Addiction & Mental Health Services (ADM) Board

Tommy Koopman, MS, CHES, OCPC
Vice President
Deputy Director - Prevention & Wellness
Mental Health Recovery Board Serving Warren & Clinton Counties

Holly Zweizig, MA, OCPC
Treasurer/Resource Development Team Chair
Associate Director
Mental Health & Recovery Board of Union County

Christi Valentini-Lackner, BS, OCPS
Secretary/Education & Training Team Co-Chair
Senior Director of Prevention Action
PreventionFIRST!

Chelcie Beadnell, BASc, OCPS
Communications & Marketing Team Co-Chair
Health Planner
Union County Health Department

Cory Brown, BS, OCPS
Membership & Networking Team Co-Chair
Program Manager
Problem Gambling Network of Ohio

Mary Marvel, MS, OCPC
Communications & Marketing Team Co-Chair
Retired

Rachel Miller, MEd, LSW, OCPS
Education & Training Team Co-Chair
Prevention Team Leader
Family Solutions Center (a division of TCN Behavioral Health Services)

Jodi Salvo, MSW, LSW, OCPC
Membership & Networking Team Co-Chair
Director of Prevention Services
OhioGuidestone

Mary Makley Wolff, MS, OCPS
Advocacy Team Co-Chair
Associate Director
Ohio Suicide Prevention Foundation

ADAPAO Teams 

ADAPAO teams, chaired by members of the Board of Directors, plan, implement, and evaluate the various ADAPAO projects, events, and initiatives. Each team is comprised of ADAPAO members who contribute their expertise and time to accomplish the team's goals. Each team has a designated focus area that supports ADAPAO's mission. 

Advocacy Team (Chair: Mary Makley Wolff)
The Advocacy Team engages in prevention advocacy and builds the membership's capacity for legislative, professional, and community-based advocacy to promote prevention.

Communications & Marketing Team (Co-Chairs: Chelcie Beadnell & Mary Marvel)
The Communications & Marketing Team manages ADAPAO's membership newsletter, website, Ohio Prevention Professionals Facebook page, and social media, while also marketing ADAPAO and association events to external entities, including the broader behavioral health community and media outlets.

Education & Training Team (Co-Chairs: Rachel Miller & Christi Valentini-Lackner)
The Education & Training Team coordinates the annual ADAPAO Conference and provides oversight to other ADAPAO professional development initiatives for members.  

Membership & Networking Team (Co-Chairs: Cory Brown & Jodi Salvo)
The Membership & Networking Team coordinates ADAPAO Networking Lunch & Learns, recruits members, addresses member needs, and facilitates member opportunities.

Resource Development Team (Chair: Holly Zweizig)
The Resource Development Team implements the ADAPAO Youth Prevention Showcase (ADAPAO's signature fundraising event), coordinates the annual ADAPAO Silent Auction, and facilitates other activities focused on the sustainability of ADAPAO.