Children's Behavioral Health Advisory Committee

CICS encourages stakeholder involvement by having a Children’s Behavioral Health Advisory Committee assist in developing and monitoring the plan, goals and objectives identified for the service system, and to serve as a public forum for other related MHDS issues. The MHDS Children’s Behavioral Health Advisory Committee represents stakeholders that include, but are not limited to, individuals, family members, officials and providers. The Children's Behavioral Health Advisory Committee meets quarterly.

The current committee members are:

  • Allie Wulfekuhle* - Parent/Actively Involved Relative of a Child who Utilizes Children's Behavioral Health Services
  • Andrea Dickerson* - Children's Behavioral Health Service Provider
  • Chief Rob Burdess - Local Law Enforcement
  • Clarissa Thompson - Child Welfare Advocate
  • Dejah Roman - Child Care Provider
  • Dr. Jack Swanson - Pediatrician
  • Emilea Lundberg - The Juvenile Court System
  • Joy Meinders - Parent/Actively Involved Relative of a Child who Utilizes Children's Behavioral Health Sciences
  • Karie Foster - The Education System
  • Keith Halleland - Child Welfare Advocate
  • Kelly Moore - Early Childhood Advocate
  • Kendra Alexander* - The Education System
  • Lori Price - Early Childhood Advocate
  • Melinda Struthoff - Children's Behavioral Health Service Provider
  • Rita Baker - Early Childhood Advocate
  • Rose Dickinson - Child Welfare Advocate
  • Shirley Faircloth - The Juvenile Court System

If you’re interested in filling a committee vacancy please complete the Committee Application and submit to the address on the application.

Current Agenda

The next meeting to be held is November 29, 2023.

Meeting Minutes