Staff

Jessica Pratt

Chief Communications Officer
"Open Excellence helps our investors realize their dreams for accelerating the world’s transition to excellent mental health care."

Jessica has served Open Excellence for the past nine years, from its founding symposium in 2011 to the exciting international collaborative for research and innovation that it is today. As founding senior staff, Jessica has been involved in a number of roles from marketing and development to program management.

She previously served as Interim Executive Director of the Association of Oregon Community Mental Health Programs following her years of state service as Chief of Staff in the Oregon Legislature and Communications & Legislative Coordinator at the Office for Oregon Health Policy & Research. She has a BA from Willamette University and is a graduate of The Pacific Program. Jessica’s passion for improving mental health care springs in large part from her experience as front-line staff at a county psychiatric crisis center.

jessica@openexcellence.org

Seana O’Callaghan

President & CEO

Malea Stockton

Chief Administrative Officer

Sandra Steingard, MD

Board Chair, Burlington, VT

Keris Jän Myrick, MBA, MS, PhDc

Vice Chair, Los Angeles, CA

David Hughes, PhD

Board Secretary/Treasurer, Cambridge, MA

Giovan E. Bazan

Board Member, Chicago, IL

Gayle R. Berg, PhD

Board Member, Roslyn Heights, NY

Christopher Gordon, MD

Board Member, Framingham, MA

Yana Jacobs, MFT

Board Member, Santa Cruz, CA

Peter Kinderman, PhD

Board Member, Liverpool, UK

Hannah Lingley

Board Member, San Francisco, CA

Andy Smith, JD

Board Member, Portland, OR

Ronda Speight

Board Member, White Plains, NY

Rob Cotes, MD

Scientific Advisory Council Chair, Atlanta, GA

Lee Combrinck-Graham, MD

Scientific Advisor, Stamford, CT

Judith Cook, PhD

Scientific Advisor, University of Illinois, Chicago

David Healy, MD, FRCPsych

Scientific Advisor, McMaster University, Ontario, CA

Swapnil Gupta, MD

Scientific Advisor, Yale School of Medicine

Bonnie Kaplan, PhD

Scientific Advisor, University of Calgary

Jeffrey R. Lacasse, PhD

Scientific Advisor, Florida State University

Rebecca Miller, PhD

Scientific Advisor, Yale School of Medicine

Judith Pentz, MD

Scientific Advisor, University of New Mexico

Tony Stanton, MD

Scientific Advisor, Bainbridge Island, WA

Joseph Stoklosa, MD

Scientific Advisor, Harvard Medical School

Kenneth Thompson, MD

Scientific Advisor, University of Pittsburgh

Ursula Whiteside, PhD

Scientific Advisor, NowMattersNow.org

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