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- Nancy Gannon Deputy Executive Director, Coalition for Juvenile Justice
- Chris Morano Phd, Director of Mobile Urgent Treatment Team of Milwaukee Wraparound
- David Arredondo, MD Executive Director of The Solomon Project in Santa Clara County; also Clinical Instructor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science at Stanford University School of Medicine
- Barbara Huff Executive Director, Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health
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