The backbone of our organization is our dedicated Board of Directors. Board members share their pool of experience and connections to our community and each brings a unique perspectives to our organization.
Current MHAoPC Board members are:
Dr. Christina Wagner, President
Christina is a licensed clinical psychologist and Associate Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience at DePauw University. Her clinical and research areas of specialization include stress and health and psycho-oncology. She has authored multiple publications related to coping with cancer among patients and their partners.
Chris Weeks, Vice President
Chris is the founder and head brewer of Wasser Brewing Company in Greencastle. He transitioned to being a business leader after teaching in diverse and challenging environments, including the Department of Corrections, urban schools, and residential treatment centers. He brings extensive business and educational expertise to MHAoPC.
Erin Flick, Secretary
Erin is a Licensed Addiction Therapist with Cummins Behavioral Health Systems in Putnam and Owen Counties. Her professional insight aids in our program focus and Erin has been a key in putting on our Don’t Dodge the Issues Dodgeball Tournament. Erin lives in Clay County, Indiana.
Cierra Frazier, Treasurer
Cierra is a Client Service Representative for Old National Bank and brings her experience in the finance and healthcare industry to MHAoPC. For the past two years, she has spearheaded the campaign to raise funds for our Clothe-A-Child program and helped to raise over $3,000. Having four children herself, she knows the struggles that today’s youth can face and is committed to the mental well-being of the children in our community.
Christina is a Behavioral Health and Life Skills Specialist with Cummins Behavioral Health at North Putnam Middle/High School. She is currently working towards a Masters of Social Work at Indiana State University and loves fundraising for MHAoPC. Her professional interests focus on mental health in the rural setting as well as participation in the Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training for law enforcement. Her advocacy for education, environmentalism, and service to others tie in beautifully with MHA’s vision and goals.
Adrian is the Town Marshal for Roachdale Police Department in Putnam County. He has served as the Town Marshal for two years and have been on the department for four years. Prior to that, he worked as a police officer for IU Health for 11 years. He is also a certified EMT and volunteer firefighter. Also has been certified in Crisis Intervention Training (CIT). He brings the perspective of first responders and public safety to the MHAoPC Board.
Harriet is an Assistant Professor of Music at DePauw University, specializing in harp and folk guitar. Holding Bachelor degrees in Psychology and Music and a Masters degree in Music, Harriet brings a breadth of knowledge and insight to the whole board and organization. Harriet serves as the Puppet Power committee chair and also coordinates our promotion of Crisis Text Line awareness program.
Dr. DJ Rhodes
DJ is the Chief Officer of Health Clinics and Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) at the Hamilton Center. His family relocated to Indiana from Wisconsin in 2019, so they’re enjoying the warmer weather. His professional insight aids in our program focus. DJ lives in Vigo County, Indiana.
Karen Martoglio is MHAoPC’s Executive Director. Karen brings a history of community involvement and skills to our organization and has worked with many all-volunteer organizations including the League of Women Voters and Master Gardeners, as well as school involvement that comes along with being a parent of three children. She came to Greencastle from Wyoming in 2002 when her husband accepted a position at DePauw University, and her family has grown and set down roots here. She has a bachelor’s degree in computer science and honed customer service, technical, and management skills in her previous work as a computer consultant and call center manager.
Sage Sherfick is a junior Bonner Scholar at DePauw University. She is passionate about mental health education and ending the stigma that goes along with mental illness. Sage is majoring in Psychology and hopefully will focus on child psychology. She is also a volunteer at Tzouanakis Intermediate School working with the guidance counselor and a fun class of 4th graders. At DePauw, she is a member of Delta Gamma, the Honor Scholar Program, and Vice President of External Affairs for DePauw Dance Marathon.
Nemkhe Nergui is a senior Bonner Scholar at DePauw University. Nemkhe is majoring in Computer Science and Economics. She is an international student from Mongolia. As an intern at MHAoPC, she works on the web development of MHAoPC website. Moreover, she is also a volunteer at Putnam County Public Library, works directly with the community members. At DePauw, she is a board member of Advisory Board of International Students Service.
Aiping Li is a senior at DePauw University. She is a psychology major and economics minor. As a Bonner Scholar, she worked as a teacher assistant for more than two years at Ridpath Primary School. At MHoPC, she mainly works to promote mental health resources to the school community at Putnam County. At DePauw, she is currently working on a research project that analyzes mental health statistics in the United States.
Service Providers (Independent Contractors):
Beth Newton Watson, Teen Divorce Counselor
Amber Holloran, Instructor, Helping Children/Co-Parenting (HCCP) Adult class
Alison Creekmore-Long, Instructor, HCCP Children’s class
Patti Harmless, Back-up Instructor, HCCP Children’s class
Rachel Jern, Back-up Instructor, HCCP Adult class; HCCP Improvement Grant work contributor