VACSB Councils 2020-2021

Council Chairs
  • Mental Health Services Council: Leslie Stephen, Henrico Area Mental Health and Gabriella Caldwell-Miller, Hanover County CSB
  • Developmental Services Council: John Malone, Harrisonburg-Rockingham CSB and Sara Craddock, Danville-Pittsylvania CSB
  • Substance Use Disorder Services Council: Interim Chair, Tina Kavarligos, Fairfax-Falls Church CSB
  • Children & Family Services Council: Paulette Skapars, Richmond Behavioral Health Authority and KJ Holbrook, Mt. Rogers CSB
  • Prevention Services Council: Heather Martinsen , Prince William CSB and Marla Zometsky, 
    Fairfax-Falls Church CSB
  • Emergency Services Council: J. Curt Gleeson, Region Ten CSB and Sarah Gray, Henrico Area Mental Health
  • Finance Directors Council: Danielle Sayre, Chesterfield CSB and Bill Fellows, Richmond Behavioral Health Authority
  • Human Resource Directors Council: Bob Gordon, Mount Rogers Community Services and Crystal Homer Alleghany Highlands CSB
  • Quality Leadership Council: Melissa Constantine, Chesapeake Behavioral Health and Laura Davis, Mount Rogers Community Services
  • Regional Programs & Services: OPEN 
Roles and Responsibilities of VACSB Service Councils
  • Identify systemic, programmatic and financial issues related to their respective service delivery area and recommends association positions or actions as appropriate.
  • Develop and promote consistent practices among CSB/BHAs.
  • Implement solution-based special projects assigned by the VACSB Board of Directors.
  • Collaborate with DBHDS as well as other state agencies for the purpose of advocacy, development of policy and procedure, and the clarification of operational issues.