NCPG Committees

Committee terms run for one calendar year. Committee recruitment is held in the fall of each year. 

This reflects committees for the 2023 term.

Standing CommitteesMissionChair / Vice ChairStaff
AffiliatesAdvise the Board of Directors on all policy and program matters that affect the activities of the State AffiliatesLori Manson, Chair  
Chris Gray, Vice Chair
Barbara Rollins
BylawsAdvise on NCPG bylaws, structure and functioningThomas Moore, ChairKeith Whyte
DevelopmentFacilitate and oversee fundraisingCarla Tricarichi, ChairBarbara Rollins
FinanceOversees NCPG financesDerek Longmeier, ChairKeith Whyte  
Nominations & ElectionsSolicit nominations and oversee elections for the Board of DirectorsMary Drexler, Chair
Karen Russo, Vice Chair
Barbara Rollins
Ad Hoc CommitteesMissionChairStaff
AwardsAdminister the NCPG AwardsTim Rolwood, ChairJulia Brunson
CommunicationsAdvises on communications themes and issues including PGAM, Gift Responsibly Campaign & websiteScott Anderson, Chair
Valencia Wagner, Vice Chair
Cait Huble
Conference CommitteeOversee conference operations, advise and assist with conference fundraising, marketing, and publicity Lissa Cobetto
Conference Program SubcommitteeEvaluate submissions and develop  program of the highest quality Jaime Costello
Diversity, Equity & InclusionAdvise on issues affecting the Black community, additional communities of color and other marginalized groups.Jennifer LeBlanc, Chair
Vanessa Fernandez, Vice Chair
Amanda Quintana
HelplineAdvise on issues related to the NCPG Helpline NetworkJennifer Davis-Walton, Chair
Kaitlin Brown, Vice Chair
Jaime Costello
MembershipIncrease and maintain membershipLiz Lanza, ChairBarbara Rollins
MilitaryAdvise on issues related to gambling in the militaryRich Taylor, Chair
Jon Crandall, Vice Chair
Jaime Costello
PreventionAdvocate for the inclusion of prevention services as part of the full continuum of care and advise on national conference prevention trackAlison Drain, Chair
Kaitlin Brown, Vice Chair
Amanda Quintana
RecoveryAdvise on recovery issues & national conference recovery trackMarc Lefkowitz, Chair
Brian Ward, Vice Chair
Sushmita Upadhaya
ResearchAdvise on research issuesLia Nower, Chair
Michelle Malkin, Vice Chair
Cait Huble
Responsible Gambling & Government AffairsAdvise on responsible gambling issues & government affairs; as well as national conference responsible gambling trackTammi Barlow, Chair
Kate Carlson, Vice Chair
Cole Wogoman
TreatmentAdvise on clinical issues & national conference treatment trackFred Fetta, ChairSushmita Upadhaya