The Kansas CAC Staff are always willing to serve. Feel free to contact our staff using the information on this page or by using the contact form on the “Contact Us” page.
Gary lives in Colby, Kansas. A former music teacher, Gary got involved with advocacy, due to his own illnesses dealing with major depression and hospitalizations. Gary spends his time travelling all across the state of Kansas and the country, being a vocal voice for adult consumers with mental illnesses. Gary has been with the CAC since it started in 2000. Gary serves as a mentor of the Leadership Academy and several subcommittees. Gary also serves on the Governor’s Behavioral Health Services Planning Council (GBHSPC) representing Adults with Severe and Persistent Mental Illnesses.Gary Parker PO Box 485 Colby, KS 67701 Office: 316-978-5842 Cell: 785-432-0412 Email: garyjparkerkansascacorg (garyJparkerkansascacorg)
Cherie lives in Kansas City, Kansas. Cherie assists our Executive Director, as well as our Leadership Academy Director. Cherie is an active voice at the local, state, and national levels. Cherie is also a member of the Governor’s Behavioral Health Services Planning Council.
Cherie BledsoePO Box 171856 Kansas City, KS 66117 Phone: 913-787-3507 Email: cheriebledsoecacgmailcom
Melissa currently lives in Kiowa, Kansas with all of her furry friends. Melissa works closely with all members of the staff on day to day operations as well as the Annual Recovery Conference and is the editor of the CAC newsletter.
358 N Main
Wichita, KS 67202
Cell Phone: (316) 312-3479
Office Phone: (316) 978-6498
Koleen lives in Great Bend, Kansas. Koleen is a vital part of the organization, working closely with the Executive Director, the Board of Directors, and the Leadership Academy classes.Koleen Garrison 2103 Washington, Apt. B Great Bend, KS 67530 Cell Phone: 620-639-1258 Wichita Office: 316-978-6498 Email: koleengarrisonkansascacorg
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727 W. MacArthur Rd., Apt 406
Wichita, KS 67217
Cell Phone: (316) 616-4129