Dellie is the Community Engagement Coordinator for the Children’s Behavioral Health Collaborative. Dellie’s work includes outreach and relationship building with the community, stakeholders, and partnering organizations. Her efforts will help build a constituency of mental health advocates comprised primarily of children, youth and families.
Dellie received her BA in Sociology and her M.Ed. in Education from the University of New Hampshire. She is currently working on another Master’s Degree in Human Services. Dellie’s passion for mental health awareness comes mostly from her lived experience. Her son lives with Schizoaffective Disorder and Dellie has advocated for his needs from the onset. She serves on the Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Mental Illness (PAIMI) Council for the Disability Rights Center and is a member of the Board of Directors of NFI North. She was recently awarded the 2017 Champions for Mental Health Award from Riverbend.