NeC PTTC Advisory Council

Puerto Rico

Juan Rivera Meléndez

NPN, and Deputy Director for Prevention and Mental Health Promotion

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Emma Berrios

Coordinator of the Training Unit and Technical Assistance at PR MHAASA

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Vernita B. Bicette,

Director, Behavioral Health, Alcoholism and Drug Dependency Services - V.I. Department of Health

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New Jersey

Donald Hallcom

Director of Prevention and Early Intervention, New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services


Diane Litterer

CEO, New Jersey Prevention Network


Rebecca Alfaro

Deputy Director, Governor’s Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse

[email protected]


New York

Maria Valenti

Research Scientist, NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services Bureau of Prevention Services

[email protected]


Barb Christensen

Project Coordinator, Finger Lakes Prevention Resource Center

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