2008 Mental Health Champions

Nan earned a Master’s degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia, created a college curriculum for incoming social-work students, and today works at a Community Mental Health Center in Mexico, Mo.

Dan, along with his family and friends, led an effort in Springfield to establish an apartment complex to provide independent living for persons with disabilities.

Theresa founded Vision House in Cape Girardeau, a faith-based long-term transitional living center for homeless women with addictions.