GENERAL INFORMATION |
|Tim Knettler, M.B.A., C.A.E.|
Mr. Knettler has over 20 year's executive level experience in both for-profit and not-for-profit organizations. He has provided strategic planning, global strategies, transition (Interim) management, revenue/membership growth, public policy/advocacy and other leadership expertise to associations and other non-profit and government organizations. Mr. Knettler currently serves on the Key Professional Association Committee (KPAC) - made up of invited CEO's of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE), and previously served on Joint Commission's Expert Panel that developed new privileging standards. He is the main contact for new initiatives and works closely with our federal partners, colleagues, and multiple associations to inform the public mental health system through our research and analytical capacities.
|Sandra Bynum, B.S.
|Director of Information Technology
Ms. Bynum has over 15 years of IT experience which have primarily been spent in the national and international nonprofit arena. Her responsibilities range from a broad spectrum of oversight and leadership for the various aspects of the IT Infrastructure/Support including networks, servers, database environment, desktop support, and technical expertise along with establishing goals and priorities to help guide strategic decisions to promote growth and development of the organization.
Mr. Lane has extensive experience working in the behavioral health field, both as a clinician and researcher. This experience has allowed him to bring the clinical expertise to federally, commercially, and state funded contracts to assist in developing products, writing research reports, and convening webinars that have applicability in a multiple settings to effect quality of mental health care. His expertise is in the area of survey development, writing, technical assistance, and product development. Mr. Lanes areas of interest are management and leadership issues in the behavioral health environment, provision and delivery of evidence-based services, children's mental health, and patient-centered care.
|Ted Lutterman, B.A.
|Senior Director, Government & Commercial Research
Mr. Lutterman has 20 years experience working directly with all State Mental Health Agencies in developing, compiling, analyzing, and utilizing performance measures and data on mental health services, finances, and outcomes. He is the director for the State Profiles, SDICC, and OSA projects.
| Bernadette Phelan, Ph.D.|
| Director of Special Studies in Research/Evaluation|
| (703) 738-8179|
Dr. Phelan is a trained Economist with a combined 25 years of experience in program evaluation, survey administration, behavioral health service system research, program and project management, economic research, and statistical modeling. Dr. Phelan is responsible in the planning and development of prospective research and evaluation studies, serves as the IDIQ lead staff, and manages several data collection contracts and special studies. Dr. Phelan serves as the Chair of the NRI's Institutional Review Board (IRB).
|Lucille Schacht, Ph.D.
|Senior Director, Performance & Quality Improvement
Dr. Schacht has 20 years experience working with complex data systems, applying advanced analyses, and creating technical reports and presentations. She is the director of the Behavioral Healthcare Performance Measurement System.
Technical and Support Staff