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Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse

ABADA Board Members

Staff Members contact information

The Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse (ABADA) has 15 board members, including 14 public members appointed by the Governor and the director of the Division of Behavioral Health serving as ex officio. Public members consist of one member licensed to practice medicine in the state, one who is admitted to practice law in the state, four members in recovery of a substance use disorder (SUD), three treatment professionals representing both public and private providers of SUD prevention and treatment services, and five members with an interest in or with knowledge of social problems associated with SUD.

Members are listed by name, location, group represented, and term expiration date.

Monique Andrews - Eagle River - Provider- Term expires 7/1/23

Cathy Bishop, Chair Elect - Wasilla - Provider - Term expires 7/1/24

Lee Breinig - Anchorage - Beneficiary/Family - Term expires 7/1/23

Blake Burley - Fairbanks - Public - Term expires 7/1/23

Anthony Cravalho, Member-at-large – Kotzebue - Public - Term expires 7/1/23

Robert Dorton - Fairbanks - Public - Term expires 7/1/23

Diane Fielden - Soldotna - Beneficiary/Family - Term expires 7/1/22

Chase Griffith - Kenai - Beneficiary/Family - Term expires 7/1/22

Philip Licht - Palmer-  Provider - Term expires 7/1/22

Christine Robbins - Fairbanks - Public - Term expires 7/1/22

Katholyn Runnels- Anchorage  Attorney - Term expires 7/1/23

Renee Schofield, Chair - Ketchikan - Public - Term expires 7/1/24

Brent Tri - Eagle River - Beneficiary/Family - Term expires 7/1/23

Enlow Walker, Secretary - North Pole - Physician - Term expires 7/1/22


Ex-Officios

Gennifer Moreau-Johnson - Anchorage - Division of Behavioral Health



Updated 9/16/20