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logo and head Council Members

If you would like to reach any of the SSPC Council Members, please contact Kate Burkhart.

  • William Martin, Chair, Alaska Federation of Natives — Juneau 
  • Barbara Jean Franks, Vice-Chair, Suicide Loss Survivor — Anchorage 
  • Meghan Crow, Secretary/Treasurer, LCSW, Secondary schools — Bethel 
  • Brenda Moore-Beyers, Officer at-Large, Alaska Mental Health Board — Anchorage
  • Albert Wall, DHSS — Juneau
  • Vacant, Rural Member off the road system — Bethel
  • Sharon Fishel, Education and Early Development — Juneau
  • Alavini Lata, ABADA — Juneau
  • Kathryn Casello, Youth Member — Anchorage
  • Alana Humphrey, Statewide youth organization — Anchorage
  • Cynthia Erickson, Public – Tanana
  • Pastor Lowell W. Sage Jr., Clergy — Kivalina
  • Vacant, Military
  • Senator Berta Gardner — Anchorage
  • Senator Anna MacKinnon — Eagle River
  • Representative Benjamin Nageak — Barrow
  • Representative Geran Tarr — Anchorage

Suicide Prevention Council Coordinators

  • Eric Morrison, Assistant
    431 North Franklin Street, Suite 200
    Juneau, Alaska 99801
    Office: 907-465-6518
    Toll free: 1-888-464-8920
    Fax: 907-465-4410

  • J. Kate Burkhart, Executive Director
    431 North Franklin Street, Suite 200
    Juneau, Alaska 99801
    Office: 907-465-6518
    Toll free: 1-888-464-8920
    Fax: 907-465-4410