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.