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Welcome to NAMI Rhode Island, the National Alliance for Mental Illness of Rhode Island.

Our board, staff and volunteers work together to provide support and education to people who are dealing with the day-to-day issues of living with a mental illness. Whether you’re a consumer, family member, friend, teacher or ally, let us know how we can help.


2018-2019 Board of Directors

David Bainer Lori Cragan
Stephen Duryea
Dana Dillon Charles Feldman
Christine Earley Stephen Garfinkel
Judy Ferris Thomas May
James McNulty Karen O’Hara
Marcia Boyd Maximo Zapata







Executive Director
Beth Lamarre, Executive Director

Office Staff
Penny Ferrara, Manager of School and Public Programs
Annette Joseph, Peer Program Coordinator/Resource Specialist, CPRS
Lisa Laurie, Administrative Office Assistant
Meagan LeBeau, Office Manager
Jeremiah Rainville, Peer Program Manager, CCSP, CPRS
Terry Zonghetti, Office Assistant


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