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NAMI New Orleans’ New Executive Director

NAMI New Orleans is proud to announce the selection of our next Executive Director: Joseph Bodenmiller, DM, LCSW-BACS.

Joseph Bodenmiller is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, and Board Approved Clinical Supervisor with 36 years of experience in the field of human services. Joseph holds the Master of Social Work (MSW) and Doctor of Management (DM) degrees, and has served in many leadership, management, and clinical roles during his career. Specializing in organizational leadership and program development, Joseph has worked extensively to assist non-profit and public service organizations to implement a wide-range of Evidence Based Practice innovations, and to improve sustainability and maximize staff and organizational capacity. Additional experience has included the oversight and development of region-wide prevention programming, peer support services, and community-wide coalition development efforts. He also has a passion for everything Louisiana, including our unique history, Mardi Gras, and especially our cuisine!

NAMI New Orleans is excited to begin the next chapter in our 43 year history of providing hope, help, and healing to people living with mental health conditions when Joseph officially assumes his role as Executive Director on Monday, February 22nd.

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