Greg is the National Director of Program Innovation at CMHA National. Greg has a Bachelor of Commerce Honours degree and over a decade’s experience training health care professionals.He comes to CMHA from Renascent, a Toronto addictions treatment organization, where he was an addiction counsellor before becoming Clinical Manager of Client Care.
As a strong advocate for mental health and patient-centred supports, Greg has been a longtime volunteer in grassroots community based programs.
Deb Wise Harris is National Manager, Communications at CMHA National. Deb completed a Master of Education with a focus on mental health and a BA Honours in English and French, both at the University of Toronto.Before coming to the CMHA, Deb worked in mental health research, both as an associate for David Reville & Associates, and as a senior research coordinator at the Centre for Research on Inner City Health (CRICH) at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto. Her roots are in the not-for-profit sector, where she spent more than a decade as a writer and editor.
A strong advocate for mental health consumers, she has been a volunteer in the mental health unit at the University Health Network and with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH). She also writes creatively, and has published a book of poetry.