NAMI Lake County is excited to announce the appointment of Katie Jenkins as their Executive Director!
Katie Jenkins has spent many years working in the mental health field. After being with Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare (ODMHAS) for 8 years in a variety of roles, she worked for the Cleveland Clinic leading Fellowship and Resident Education programs. In July 2014, she accepted a position as the Residential Coordinator for North Coast House (Extended Housing, Inc) and became driven to advocate, raise awareness, and reduce the stigma surrounding mental illness in Lake County.
She feels that serving as Executive Director of NAMI Lake County is the next step in creating change through education and advocacy for all of Lake County. Mrs. Jenkins also serves the community as an elected member of Painesville City Council representing the 2nd ward district which includes the downtown area.”
Mrs. Jenkins began working as NAMI Lake County’s Executive Director on November 14, 2018
NAMI Lake County is the County’s premier provider of education, support and advocacy for individuals and the families of individuals who live with mental health challenges.