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  • Kaylin Gandy

    Kaylin is a current student in the Masters of Social Work program at Ball State University, a Graduate Assistant for the Ball State PEER project, and serves on the executive board of the Student Association for Addressing Addictions.  Kaylin is also a co-chair for the Maternal and Child Health member-led group.

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  • Emily Powers

    Emily is from Fort Wayne, Indiana and is currently a first-year student in the Ball State MSW program. She is a graduate assistant for the PEER Project and currently holds a BS in Psychological Science from Ball State University. Her post-graduate goals are to earn her LCSW and go on for her PhD in Social […]

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  • Jodi Miller

    Jodi Miller is the Deputy Director of the Indiana Addictions Issues Coalition. She is a Certified Addictions Peer Recovery Coach Level II and a Certified Health & Wellness Coach with a Bachelor of Science degree from Ball State University. Her work experience included Women’s Coordinator at Fairbanks Supportive Living Program where she completed her internship […]

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  • Alex Buchanan

    Alex Buchanan is the Project Manager for the Indiana University Grand Challenge: Responding to the Addictions Crisis at the Indiana University Interprofessional Practice and Education Center. Alex has a Bachelor’s degree in General Studies from Indiana University. He earned his Master’s degree in Executive Development at Ball State University. He previously worked at Kelley School […]

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  • Jonel Thaller

    Dr. Jonel Thaller is an Associate Professor in the Department of Social Work who began teaching at Ball State University in 2013. Her body of research includes the evaluation of safety assessment and interventions for intimate partner violence, including focus on perpetrator intervention. In her research, she has also examined the role of gender and […]

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  • Dane Minnick

    Dr. Minnick is an assistant professor in the Department of Social Work at Ball State University and a Co-Founder and Director of the Addictions Coalition of Delaware County.  He completed his undergraduate degree in Human Development and Family Studies at Texas Tech University and received both his masters and PhD in social work from the […]

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  • Jean Marie Place

    Dr. Jean Marie Place is a maternal and child health researcher and an Associate Professor of Health Education and Promotion.  She began teaching at Ball State University in 2014 and studies adverse experiences in a woman’s reproductive life, particularly issues in the perinatal period such as infertility, postpartum depression, sexual violence, and infant mortality. She […]

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