NAMI Multnomah is a grassroots, volunteer-driven organization. Our 100+ volunteers lead weekly support groups, teach free NAMI classes, spread the word of NAMI at community events, and provide one-on-one peer support. Our staff is here to support our volunteers and fulfill our mission of providing help and hope to individuals affected by mental illness in Multnomah County.

Kerri Melda, Executive Director

Taylor Roberts, Education Programs Coordinator
Responsible for Classes & Support Groups

Mario Odighizuwa, Education Programs Coordinator 
Responsible for Community Presentations & Resource Guide

Angela Southwick, Office Manager

Kimee Burnett, HelpLine

JoLynn Thompson, Lead Family Partner

Patricia Ford, Family Partner

Braunwynn Franklin, Family Partner

June Halcomb, Family Partner

Toneasha Kelly, Family Partner

Dana Hafter-Manza, Family Leadership Advocate

Contact Us

NAMI Multnomah
524 NE 52nd Ave.
Portland, OR 97213
Fax: 503.235.8959
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Monday - Friday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm