CONTACT USA is pleased to announce a call for nominations for the 2018 Spirit of CONTACT Award. This award is presented annually an individual associated with a CONTACT USA member who has exhibited extraordinary dedication to the work of Crisis Centers. The Award Winner is selected from nominations from CONTACT USA Centers. The nomination form can be found below. All nominations must be received by email by August 31, 2018. There will be 2 judges with board approval who will decide the award winner. The Award will be presented during the National Crisis Center Conference in Saint Louis, Missouri.
Download Nomination Form
CONTACT USA is pleased to announce that Gail Selander has been named Executive Director. Gail brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in the behavioral health, nonprofit, and corporate sectors. Gail has previously worked at Volunteers of America Western Washington as the Director of Operations for Behavioral Health programs, which included the 24/7 crisis line and online emotional support services. Prior to VOAWW, she spent many years working in leadership, operational, and human resource roles with Microsoft and Expedia. Gail has a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology.
Please join us in welcoming Gail!