Alcohol Drug Addiction Mental Health Services-ADAMHS
STATUTE:  Ohio Revised Code 340.02
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FUNCTION: Develops policies and plans for alcohol, drug addiction and mental health services in the county; and reviews, evaluates and audits contracts with contract agencies

MEETINGS:  Fourth Wednesday of each month, 5:30 PM

Helen Jones-Kelley, Executive Director
409 E Monument St., Suite 102
Dayton, OH 45402

TERM LENGTH: Four years (2 full term limit)

COMPOSITION: Eight members appointed by BCC and six members appointed by the State of Ohio. (Previously it was ten by BCC, four by Ohio Department of Mental Health, and four by Ohio Department of Alcohol and Drug Addiction Services.)
Name * Expiration Date Terms
  Patterson, Margaret   06/30/2021   1
  Jackson, Jacquelyn L.   06/30/2024   3
  Vacant,   06/30/2019  
  Vacant,   06/30/2021  
  McKewen, Michael   06/30/2025   2
  Startzman, Jeff   05/07/2022   1
  Vacant,   11/04/2023  
  Foley, Dan   11/04/2023  
  Gentry, Caroline   06/30/2023   2
  Newby, James E.   06/30/2025   3
  Williams, Clarence   06/30/2024   3
  Washington, Verb   06/01/2024   1
* For purposes of this database, current expiration dates are updated for county commission appointees only