CADCA’s Board of Directors consists of 20 individuals representing the wide span of CADCA’s membership. And similar to the CADCA Advisory Committee, its Board of Directors includes representatives from state and local drug prevention coalitions, state substance abuse and mental health services, addiction treatment programs and post-secondary training institutions, the military, the court system, sports teams, businesses and organizations serving racial and ethnic populations.

Mary Bono

The Honorable Mary Bono


Former Member of U.S. Congress

Integritas by Bono LLC

President and Founder

Larry P. Cote, Esquire

Larry P. Cote, Esquire

Vice Chairman

Founding Partner, Cote Law PLLC

Gregory Puckett

Gregory Puckett


County Commissioner, Mercer County, West Virginia

Executive Director, Community Connections, Inc.

Donald K. Truslow

Donald K. Truslow


Retired Banking Executive

Michael A. Braun

Board Member

President, SAVA Workforce Solutions, LLC

DEA Chief of Operations (Retired)

Anita Brikman

Board Member

Senior Vice President, Communications & Public Affairs, Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) and

Executive Director, CHPA Educational Foundation

Esther T. Benjamin

Board Member

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director

World Education Services, Inc.

Monty Burks Ph.D

Board Member

Director of Faith-Based Initiatives for the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

Karen Drexler, M.D.

Board Member

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine

Atlanta VAMC

Rudolph Estrada

Board Member

Chief Executive Officer

Estradagy Business Advisors, LLC

Fran Flener

Board Member

Former Arkansas Drug Director

Jay Galeota

James J. (Jay) Galeota Jr.

Board Member

President & CEO


Juan Garcia

Board Member

Managing Director, Defense, Security & Justice Sector

Deloitte Consulting LLP

Dr. Mark Gold

Mark S. Gold, M.D.

Board Member

Professor, Distinguished Professor, Eminent Scholar, Chief, Chairman, Emeritus Eminent Scholar & Distinguished Alumni Professor (1990-2015)

Professor (Adjunct), Washington University in St Louis, School of Medicine

Lieutenant General (Ret.) Patty Horoho

Board Member

Chief Executive Officer, OptumServe

43rd Army Surgeon General   

Jeannie Hovland

Board Member

Member of the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe

Michelle Kley

Board Member

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary 

Virgin Galactic Holdings, Inc.

The Honorable Michael Kramer

Board Member

The Honorable Michael J. Kramer

Judge of the Noble Circuit Court, 33rd Judicial Circuit of Indiana

Kirk R. Lane

Board Member

Arkansas Drug Director

Chet Linton

Chet D. Linton

Board Member

Chief Executive Officer of AEGIX Global


Willie Mitchell

Board Member

Board President/Executive Director

San Antonio Fighting Back, Inc.

Brigitte Nettesheim

Board Member

President, Territory Leader, North Central Territory & Joint Venture Markets

Aetna, Chicago

Thomas J. Reddin

Board Member

Managing Partner

Red Dog Ventures, LLC

Dr. Ronald S. Rochon

Ronald S. Rochon, Ph.D.

Board Member


University of Southern Indiana


Aaron S. Williams

Board Member

Senior Advisor - Emeritus

International Development & Government Relations

RTI International

Dave Zook

Board Member


Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP 

General Arthur T. Dean

Chairman and CEO Emeritus

CADCA Board of Directors

Neil Austrian


Former Chairman and CEO, Office Depot, Inc.  

Former President, The NFL