NAMI Long Beach Area Leadership

Our dedicated grassroots leaders keep NAMI Long Beach Area running. Our leaders include our board of directors, class instructors, presenters, support group facilitators, executive administrators, and coordinators: All enthusiastically support and grow our organization and serve communities of Long Beach and surrounding regions.


If you would like to raise an issue or bring a question to the NAMI Long Beach Board of Directors, please contact them at Your email will route to a NAMI Long Beach staff member who will ensure the information is passed to the relevant Board member, committee chair, or staff person, if staff is better equipped to provide the response.


current NAMI Long Beach Board of Directors


Annie Felix



Marilyn 'Chelle' Thomas

Carolyn Hong



Jeff Watkins (Pro Tem, non-board member)



Bina DelaTorre

Paula Gibb

Other vital roles

Director of OutreachMental Health First Aid (MHFA) & QPR

Jolissa Hebard



Volunteer Program Leader

Belinda Rabano