Staff

 

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.

Interim Co-Director / Leadership Academy Coordinator
Koleen Garrison

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Koleen lives in Great Bend, Kansas. Koleen is a vital part of the organization, working closely with the Board of Directors, and the Leadership Academy classes.

Contact Information:
Koleen Garrison
2103 Washington
Great Bend, KS 67530
Cell Phone: 620-639-1258     Wichita Office: 316-978-5842
Email: koleengarrisonatkansascacdotorg

Interim Co-Director / Webmaster
Melissa Patrick

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Melissa is the Interim Co-Director and Webmaster for the CAC. She works closely with other staff members and the Board of Directors on day to day operations of the organization. Melissa is the editor of the organization’s newsletter and coordinates the annual Recovery Conference. She currently serves as a member of various subcommittees for the Governor’s Behavioral Health Services Planning Council, representing peers in the state. Born in Wichita, Melissa currently lives in the small town of Kiowa with her furry companion, Nox, where she continues to provide support for peers in her area, using her skills as a Certified Peer Specialist.

Contact Information:
Melissa Patrick
PO Box 334
Kiowa, KS 67070
Cell Phone: (316) 312-3479       Office Phone: (316) 978-5842
Email: melissapatrickatkansascacdotorg

Assistant Director
Cherie Bledsoe

Cherie Bledsoe

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.

Contact Information:
Cherie Bledsoe
PO Box 171856
Kansas City, KS 66117
Phone: 913-787-3507
Email: cheriebledsoeatkansascacdotorg