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111 West Jackson Blvd., Suite 1412
Chicago, IL 60604 USA
Phone: +1-847-686-2234
Fax: +1-847-686-2251
[email protected]

Rick Koepke, Executive Director

Contact Rick for information about leadership, public policy and global initiatives, organizational excellence and financial management.

Kristin Miodonski, Program Director

Contact Kristin for information on ISTSS committees, volunteer opportunities, elections, Annual Meeting program management, awards, research grants and student activities.

Oiuna Badmaeva, Membership Coordinator

Contact Oiuna about ISTSS membership, as well as general information for professionals and those who have experienced traumatic stress.

Eric Bailey, Senior Director of Communications

Contact Eric with questions about public relations or website initiatives. Eric facilitates media requests for information or interviews with leadership.

Rachel Nathanson, Marketing Communications Manager

Contact Rachel with questions about communications, social media or the eNewsletter, StressPoints. 

Amy Metzgar, Conference Coordinator

Contact Amy for information about Annual Meeting exhibitor and sponsorship information.

Patricia Ferchland-Bingham, Senior Education Manager

Contact Patricia for information on online education: distance education, learning collaborative, continuing education credits and the Advanced Training Certificate Program.

Denise Riedl, Account Coordinator

Contact Denise for information on online education: webinars and podcasts.