Napa County Mental Health Board


Mental HealthHealth and Human Services Agency

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 Mental Health Board Member Duties and Terms of Office

The Mental Health Board serves as an oversight committee by reviewing and evaluating the community mental health needs, services, and facilities, and advising the Napa County Mental Health Director and Board of Supervisors as to any aspect of the County’s mental health programs. There are 15 members of the Mental Health Board. The members shall consist of those individuals appointed by the Napa County Board of Supervisors. Terms for each member of the Mental Health Board shall be three years.

E. Beth Nelsen District 1 5-9-2017 1-1-2020
 Steven Gehring District 1 1-24-2017 1-1-2020
Kathleen Chance   9-12-2017 1-1-2020
Laurence Kamer District 3 1-24-2017 1-1-2019
 Kristine M. Haataja District 4 11-3-2015 1-1-2019
 Terri Restelli-Deits District 4 11-3-2015 1-1-2019
 Alfredo Pedroza District 4 1-12-2015 1-1-2018
 Theresa Comstock District 2 1-6-2015 1-1-2018
 Rowena Korobkin District 1 1-6-2015 1-1-2018
 Beryl Nielsen District 4 1-6-2015 1-1-2018
 Oliver Sheridan District 4 1-6-2015 1-1-2018
 Robin Timm District 4 1-6-2015 1-1-2018
Open   11-3-2015 1-1-2018
 Open   1-1-2017 1-1-2020
 Open   1-1-2017 1-1-2020

Meeting Schedule and Location

The Napa County Mental Health Board holds monthly meetings that are open to the public. The Napa County Mental Health Board meets on the second Monday of each month from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at Napa County Health & Human Services, 2751 Napa Valley Corporate Drive, Building A, 1st Floor, Oak Conference Room, Napa, CA 94558.  Occasionally there are meetings at a different location in the county. Please see the current meeting agenda below for exact location.

Meeting Agenda and Minutes

Below are meeting agendas, minutes, and supporting documents for the Napa County Mental Health Board. The meeting information is arranged by date, with the most recent at the top of the list.

12-11-2017 Special Agenda   Notice  
11-13-2017 Special Agenda Minutes Notice  
10-2-2017 Special Agenda Minutes Notice  
9-11-2017 Regular Agenda Minutes    
8-14-2017 Regular Agenda Minutes    
7-10-2017 Special Agenda Minutes Notice


6-12-2017 Regular Agenda Minutes    
5-8-2017 Special Agenda Minutes Notice  
4-10-2017 Regular Agenda Minutes


Work Group Report

 Data Notebook Project

Data Notebook Report

3-13-2017 Special Agenda Minutes Notice  
2-15-2017 Special Agenda Minutes Notice  
 1-9-2017 Regular Agenda Minutes    
 12-12-2016 Regular Agenda Minutes    
 11-14-2016 Special Agenda Minutes   Special Meeting Notice
 10-10-2016 Regular Agenda Minutes    
 9-12-2016 Regular Agenda Minutes    
 8-8-2016 Special Agenda Minutes   Special Meeting Notice


Executive Committee

The Mental Health Board Executive Committee is composed of the current and past Chair, Vice Chair, and three Members-at-Large. Terms of Executive Committee members coincides with their terms as members of the Board.  The Executive Committee is responsible for the overall management of the activities and business of the Mental Health Board including establishing and overseeing of Ad Hoc Committees and Work Groups; coordinating selection and implementation of site visits; approving Mental Health Board agendas; drafting policies and procedures for Mental Health Board approval; and selecting Work Group and Committee chairs on the recommendation of the Mental Health Board Chair.

Executive Committee meetings take place on the fourth Monday of each month and they are open to the public. Unless otherwise noted, the Executive Committee meetings take place at Napa County Health & Human Services Agency, 2751 Napa Valley Corporate Drive, Building A, First Floor, Manzanita Conference Room, Napa, CA 94558.


Meeting Date

Meeting Type



12-18-2017 Regular Agenda  
11-27-2017 Regular Agenda  
10-23-2017 Regular Agenda  
9-25-2017 Regular Agenda Minutes
8-28-2017 Regular Agenda Minutes
7-24-2017 Regular Agenda Minutes
6-26-2017 Regular Agenda Minutes
5-22-2017 Regular Agenda Minutes
4-24-2017 Regular Agenda Minutes
3-27-2017 Regular Agenda Minutes
2-27-2017 Regular Agenda Minutes
1-23-2017 Regular Agenda Minutes
12-19-2016 Regular Agenda Minutes
11-28-2016 Regular Agenda Minutes




For more information on the Napa County Mental Health Board, please call Napa County Mental Health Administration office Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at (707) 299-2101.