BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Warren Simonsen is a Counsel with the IRS, and serves as Treasurer of OOOMC. He is also a member of the Finance Committee. He is familiar with the OOOMC goals and program initiatives. He is very experienced with communications, public and media relations; participation in interagency committees; public speaking; and writing and journalism. He also has experience with strategic planning; program planning and evaluation; recruiting, hiring and evaluating personnel; financial management and control; organizational development; information technology; and special events planning and implementing.

Bob Walsh is a mental health consumer advocate. He is on his 2nd third-year term on the Montgomery County Mental Health Advisory Committee. He is an EAP counselor and volunteers at the Silver Spring Drop In Center. He has worked at both Holy Cross and Sibley Memorial Hospital and at Cornerstone Montgomery (formerly St. Luke’s House). He has a MGA in Human Resources from the University of Maryland.

Curtis B. Terrell is a 10 year veteran of the United States Marine Corps and is currently a Certified Peer Support Specialist at the Washington, DC VA Medical Center and a Board Certified Peer Recovery Specialist in the State of Maryland. He represents the Department of Veterans Affairs at monthly meetings on behalf of Serving Together, a program that builds upon nearly sixty years of service to the Washington, DC community. Serving Together works to strengthen communities and empower individuals to reach optimal mental wellness. A resident of Montgomery County, Curtis volunteers at On Our Own as the Board President.

Rossana Ballantine is on the Board of Trustees.