Members of the 317 Board
Fiscal Year 2020
Dr. Tom Davis
Dr. Steven Evans
*Dr. James Gaskell
Dr. Romola Hopkins
*Candy Kemmerer, Chair
*Jeffrey R. Griffith
What does the 317 Board do?
• Creates a Network of Care for people who need treatment for mental illness and/or alcohol and drug addiction.
• Contracts with local agencies to deliver services to our friends, families and community members.
• Obtains funds, designs policies, and monitors services for those seeking help.
• Promotes educational and prevention programs to raise community awareness of behavioral health issues.
The Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services appoints members through an application process.
If you are interested in becoming a member of our Board, please complete this form.
Athens-Hocking-Vinton County Commissioners
The Athens-Hocking-Vinton Commissioners appoint community members from their county. Please contact your commissioner's office for more information.