Group of Diverse Hands Together
NAMI Massachusetts Staff

The staff at NAMI Massachusetts works to further our mission and support NAMI members, programs, and affiliates across the state.

Cooper Greer
Event Management Associate
617-580-8541 x 215

Eliza T. Williamson, M.Ed, MFA, CPS
Director of Community Education and Training
617-580-8541 x 221

Ilya Cherkasov, MS
Director of Family Programs
617-580-8541 x 219

Jill Gichuhi
Compass Helpline Director
617-580-8541 x 203

Judi Maguire, BA, CPS, COAPS
Director of Peer Support Programs
617-580-8541 x 223

Karen Gromis
NAMI Mass Deputy Director
617-580-8541 x 204

Kyrie Mohammed
Community Education and Training Administrative Assistant
617-580-8541 x 217

Larry DeAngelo
Director of Affiliate Development
617-580-8541 x 206

Marilyn DeSantis, MS
NAMI Mass Chief Financial Officer
617-580-8541 x 208

Michelle Ward, M.Ed
Assistant Director of Community Education and Training
617-580-8541 x 216

Olivia DaDalt
Communications Specialist

Steve Shea
NAMI Mass Receptionist
617-580-8541 x 200

Takeya Faison
Compass Justice System & Diversion Navigator
617-580-8541 x 212

Timothy Burton
Criminal Justice Diversion Project Coordinator
617-580-8541 x 209

Tracey Schear
Interim Executive Director