Dedicated to the care of all

Bonnie Cook, MAS
Executive Director
Bonnie is the chief executive of Mental Health America of Greater Dallas. Prior to assuming this role in April, 2018 she was the executive director of Mental Health America of Kentucky. Bonnie has over 17 years experience working in the mental health field. She also serves on the Affiliate Relations Committee of Mental Health America in Alexandria, Virginia.

Sylvia Orozco-Joseph
WHO Program National Director and Coordinator of the Adolescent Symposium of Texas
Sylvia is a longstanding staff member with more than 30 years of service to MHA Dallas. She was recently recognized as A Beacon of Hope 2017 awardee from the Grant Halliburton Foundation.

Mary Kate Kohl
Development Director
Mary Kate helps with all the fundraising aspects of MHA Dallas with the goal of developing and growing the organization.

Cole Arnold
Education & Awareness Program Director
Cole focuses on improving the current consumer programs and all of the support groups at MHA of Greater Dallas.  He manages the intern and volunteer inquiries and handles the information & referral phone calls at our organization.

Meaghan Read
Director of Public Policy
Meaghan actively advocates to legislators and stakeholders about changes needed in the mental health system. She researches mental health-related policy at local, state, and federal levels to provides analysis for change.  She organizes the Coalition on Mental Illness to further mental health advocacy education.

Meet our Board!

Tracy Curts

Valencia Hooper
Vice Chair

Jeremy Hardy

Syver Norderhaug

Nancé Headley
David Henderson, M.D.
Brian Cuban
Jennifer Erasame, MS
Tazim Salehani, MS


as of 3.18.19