Skip to main content

Mental Health Update

Posted in:
September 29, 2022
Mental Health Update

9/29/2022 – List of MHANYS Awardees for the 2022 Awards Dinner on October 27th

We are very pleased to announce the 2022 recipients of MHANYS Awards. The dinner will be taking place on the evening of October 27th at the Marriott on Wolf Road in Albany. Registration is at 5:30 and dinner starts at 6. Thank you to the MHANYS Awards Committee for their leadership.  The awardees are:

Annabell Vazquez—Family Advocate of the Year (Vibrant Emotional Health)
Jessica Ryan/Karen Pilner—Joe Lemmond Voluntary of the Year Award (Putnam MHA)
Robert Clarfeld—Friend of MHA Award (Westchester MHA)
CEO Award—David Wollner, Legislative Coordinator, New York State Office of Mental Health
Leila Salmon Advocacy Award—John Richter, MHANYS Director of Public Policy
Chloe King (Brooklyn) / Oliver Lockwood (Suffolk)—Recipients of the Sylvia Lask Scholarship

If you are interested in recognizing any of the award recipients or MHANYS, we have the list of sponsorship and advertising options listed below.

Thank you for supporting MHANYS and congratulation to all the award


To register your Sponsorship/Advertisement, visit