Peer Specialists: Certified Peer Specialist Advisory Committee

The Certified Peer Specialist Advisory Committee was created in 2019. The purpose of this committee is to advise the Wisconsin Department of Health Services in its support and oversight of certified peer specialists and certified parent peer specialists. Public meetings are held quarterly. 

Do you have a question or concern about the Certified Peer Specialist Advisory Committee? Email the Division of Care and Treatment Services.

Upcoming meetings (schedule and agendas)

All meetings are scheduled to be held virtually (using Zoom) from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. The agenda for each meeting will be posted at least one week prior to the meeting date.

  • October 8, 2021
  • December 10, 2021

Previous meetings (minutes)

Minutes will be posted here when they are approved by the committee.

Members

Name Seat County of Residence
Terry Findley Certified Peer Specialist (Mental Health Focus) Waukesha
(Vacant) Certified Peer Specialist (Substance Use Focus)  
Michelle Uetz (Co-chair) Certified Parent Peer Specialist (Mental Health Focus) St. Croix
Heidi Roettger Certified Parent Peer Specialist (Substance Use Focus) Pierce
(Vacant) Certified Peer Specialist Trainer (Mental Health Focus)  
Shirley Drake Certified Peer Specialist Trainer (Substance Use Focus) Milwaukee
Rob Kaminski Certified Parent Peer Specialist (Dual Focus) Outagamie
Antonette Chambers Certified Parent Peer Specialist (Mental Health Focus) St. Croix
Todd Campbell Wisconsin County Human Services Association Dane
Lynn Bigboy Tribal Member Ashland
Nicole Gurnoe Tribal Member Bayfield
Kimberlee Coronado Wisconsin Council on Mental Health Member Waukesha
Roger Frings State Council on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Member Dane
Corbi Stephens Representative of the Recovery Implementation Task Force Marquette
Brittyn Calyx Access To Independence (contractor) Representative Dane
(Vacant) Employer: Comprehensive Community Services Supervisor  
(Vacant) Employer: Community Recovery Services Coordinator  
Christine Richardson Employer Burnett
Tori Krohn Peer-Run Respite Dane
Victoria Welle (Co-Chair) Peer-Run Organization (Adult Mental Health Focused) Dunn
Deb Ramacher Peer-Run Organization (Family) St. Croix
Peter Brunzelle Peer-Run Organization (Adult Substance Use Focused) Waukesha
Kathie Knoble-Iverson Representative of the Wisconsin Coalition of Independent Living Centers La Crosse
Meagan Sulikowski Wisconsin Voices for Recovery Dane
Ellie Jarvie Disability Rights Wisconsin Dane
Mary Neubauer Peer (Dual Diagnosis Recovery) Milwaukee
(Vacant) Peer (Substance Use Recovery)  
Bethany Sweeney Peer (Mental Health Recovery) Polk

 

Last Revised: April 13, 2021

This content reflects the views and opinions of the advisory council. It may not reflect the official policy or position of DHS.