State Legislative
Mental Health Caucus

description of the caucus, what they do, etc.

Join the Caucus

Membership

Co-Chairs

Representative Valerie Longhurst (D)

Delaware House District 15

State Senator Vin Gopal (D)

New Jersey Senate District 11

State Representative J.M. Lozano (R)

Texas House District 43
State Senator Daniel Thatcher (R)
Utah Senate District 12

Members

Senator William M. Beasley (D)
Alabama Senate District 28
Representative Neil Rafferty (D)
Alabama House District 54

Representative Laura Hall (D)

Alabama House District 19

Representative Kenyatté Hassell (D)

Alabama House District 78

Representative Jeremy Gray (D)

Alabama House District 83

Representative Andi Story (D)

Alaska House District 3

Representative Denise Garner (D)

Arkansas House District 84

Senator Scott Wiener (D)

California Senate District 11

Senator Dave Cortese (D)

California Senate District 15

Senator Cleave Simpson (R)

Colorado Senate District 6

Representative Naquetta Ricks (D)

Colorado House District 40

Representative Sheila Lieder (D)

Colorado House District 28

Representative Jennifer Parenti (D)

Colorado House District 19

Senator Rhonda Fields (D)

Colorado Senate District 29

Senator Sonya Jaquez Lewis (D)

Colorado Senate District 7

Represenative Tracey Bernett (D)

Colorado House District 12

Represenative Melissa Minor-Brown (D)
Delaware House District 17

Representative Michael Smith (R)

Delaware House District 22
Representative Kim Williams (D)
Delaware House District 19
Representative Franklin Cooke (D)
Delaware House District 16
Representative Kendra Johnson (D)
Delaware House District 5
Senator Laura Sturgeon (D)
Delaware Senate District 4
Senator Nicole Poore (D)
Delaware Senate District 12
Representative Christine Hunschosfsky (D)
Florida House District 96
Representative Mack Jackson (D)
Georgia House District 128
Representative Mesha Mainor (D)
Georgia House District 128
Senator Nan Orrock (D)
Georgia Senate District 36
Representative Sandra Scott (D)
Georgia House District 76
Senator Brian Strickland (R)
Georgia Senate District 17
Representative Rhonda Taylor (D)
Georgia House District 92
Representative Lisa Campbell (D)
Georgia House District 35
Senator Jason Esteves (D)
Georgia Senate District 6
Senator Kay Kirkpatrick (R)
Georgia Senate District 32
Representative Lydia Glaize (D)
Georgia House District 67
Senator Karl Rhoads (D)
Hawaii Senate District 13
Representative Ryan I. Yamane (D)
Hawaii House District 37
Senator Stanley Chang (D)
Hawaii Senate District 9
Representative Joyce Mason (D)
Illinois House District 61
Representative Jonathan Carroll (D)
Illinois House District 57
Representative Terra Costa Howard (D)
Illinois House District 48
Representative Jackie Haas (R)
Illinois House District 79
Representative Margaret Croke (D)
Illinois House District 12
Representative Dagmara Aveiar (D)
Illinois House District 85
Representative Bob Morgan (D)
Illinois House District 58
Senator Sara Feigenholtz (D)
Illinois Senate District 6
Senator Cristina Castro (D)
Illinois Senate District 22
Representative, Speaker of the House Emanuel Chris Welch (D)
Illinois House District 7
Representative Michelle Mussman (D)
Illinois House District 56
Representative Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz (D)
Illinois House District 17
Representative Robyn Gabel (D)
Illinois House District 18
Senator Terri Bryant (R)
Illinois Senate District 58
Representative Rita Mayfield (D)
Illinois House District 60
Senator Laura Fine (D)
Illinois Senate District 9
Representative Lindsey LaPointe (D)
Illinois House District 19
Representative Jon Dunwell (R)
Illinois House District 29
Senator Claire Celsi (D)
Illinois Senate District 16
Representative Cindy Neighbor (D)
Kansas House District 18
Senator Gerald Neal (D)
Kentucky Senate District 33
Representative Lori Gramlich (D)
Maine House District 131
Representative Holly Stover (D)
Maine House District 48
Representative Amy Roeder (D)
Maine House District 23
Representative Kay Khan (D)
Massachusetts House 11th Middlesex District
Representative Susannah Whipps (I)
Massachusetts House 2nd Franklin District
Representative Josh Cutler (D)
Massachusetts House 6th Plymouth District
Representative Carol Doherty (D)
Massachusetts House 3rd Bristol District
Representative Felicia Brabec (D)
Michigan House District 55
Representative Noah Arbit (D)
Michigan House District 20
State Representative Penelope Tsernoglou (D)
Michigan House District 75
Senator Rosemary K. Bayer (D)
Michigan Senate District 13
Representative Kelly Morrison (D)
Minnesota House District 33B
Representative Jessica Hanson (D)
Minnesota House District 56A
Representative Kelly Moller (D)
Minnesota House District 42A
Senator Rich Draheim (R)
Minnesota Senate District 20
Senator Melissa H. Wiklund (D)
Minnesota Senate District 50
Representative Samantha Vang (D)
Minnesota House District 40B
Senator Jim Abeler (R)
Minnesota Senate District 35
Senator Carla Nelson (R)
Minnesota Sentate District 26
Senator Nicole Akins Boyd (R)
Mississippi Senate District 9
Representative Orlando Paden (D)
Mississippi House District 26
Representative Ann Kelley (R)
Missouri House District 127
Representative LaDonna Appelbaum (D)
Missouri House District 71
Representative Bennie Cook (R)
Missouri House District 142
Representative Patty Lewis (D)
Missouri House District 25
Representative Jo Doll (D)
Missouri House District 83
Representative Scot Kerns (R)
Montana House District 23
Senator Edith McClafferty (D)
Montana House District 38
Representative Jennifer Carlson (R)
Montana House District 69
Representative Bob Carter (D)
Montana House District 98
Senator Jen Day (D)
Nebraska Senate District 49
Senator John Fredrickson (D)
Nebraska Senate District 20
Representative Joe Alexander (R)
New Hampshire House District Hillsborough 29
State Assembly Member Carol Murphy (D)
New Jersey State Assembly District 7
State Senator Anthony Bucco (R)
New Jersey Senate District 25
State Assembly Member Daniel Benson (D)
New Jersey State Assembly District 14
State Representative Herbert Conaway (D)
New Jersey House District 7
State Assembly Member Mila Jasey (D)
New Jersey State Assembly District 27
State Senator Richard Codey (D)
New Jersey Senate District 27
State Representative Louis Greenwald (D)
New Jersey House District 6
State Assembly Member Kim Eulner (R)
New Jersey State Assembly District 11
State Assembly Member Aura Dunn (R)
New Jersey State Assembly District 25
State Representative Pamelya Herndon (D)
New Mexico House District 28
State Representative Nathalia Fernandez (D)
New York House District 80
State Senator Luis Sepulveda (D)
New York Senate District 32
State Senator Brad Hoylman (D)
New York Senate District 27
State Representative Catalina Cruz (D)
New York House District 39
State Senator Robert Jackson (D)
New York Senate District 31
State Senator Julia Salazar (D, WFP)
New York Senate District 18
State Assembly Member Jarett Gandolfo (R)
New York State Assembly District 7
State Representative Donna McDowell White (R)
North Carolina House District 26
State Representative Donny Lambeth (R)
North Carolina House District 75
State Senator Kathy Hogan (D)
North Dakota Senate District 21
State Representative Rachel Baker (D)
Ohio House District 27
State Representative Darnell Brewer (D)
Ohio House District 18
State Representative Josh Williams (R)
Ohio House District 41
State Senator Julia Kirt (D)
Oklahoma Senate District 30
State Senator Bill Coleman (R)
Oklahoma Senate District 10
State Representative Jeff Boatman (R)
Oklahoma House District 67
State Representative John Waldron (D)
Oklahoma House District 77
State Senator Sara Gelser Blouin (D)
Oregon Senate District 8
State Representative Dan Miller (D)
Pennsylvania House District 42
State Representative Mike Schlossberg (D)
Pennsylvania House District 132
State Representative James Struzzi II (R)
Pennsylvania House District 62
State Representative L. Doug Gilliam (R)
South Carolina House District 42
State Representative Annie McDaniel (D)
South Carolina House District 41
State Representative Linda Duba (D)
South Dakota House District 16
State Senator Becky Massey (R)
Tennessee Senate District 6
State Representative John Ray Clemmons (D)
Tennessee House District 55
State Senator Nathan Johnson (D)
Texas Senate District 16
State Representative Ryan Anthony Guillen (R)
Texas House District 31
State Representative Steve Eliason (R)
Utah House District 45
State Senator Nate Blouin (D)
Utah Senate District 13
State Representative Rosemary Lesser (D)
Utah House District 10
State Representative Anthony Loubet (R)
Utah House District 27
State Representative Anne Donahue (R)
Vermont House District Washington-1
State Representative Tesha Buss (D)
Vermont House District Windsor-5
State Representative Daisy Berbeco (D)
Vermont House District Chittenden-21
State Senator Jennifer B. Boysko (D)
Virginia Senate District 33
State Representative Irene Shin (D)
Virginia House District 86
State Senator R. Creigh Deeds (D)
Virginia House District 25
State Representative Alicia Rule (D)
Washington House District 42-Position 1
State Representative Lisa Callan (D)
Washington House District 5-Position 2
State Representative My-Linh Thai (D)
Washington House District 41-Position 2
State Representative Chris Stearns (D)
Washington House District 47-Position 2
State Senator Claire Wilson (D)
Washington Senate District 30
State Senator Joan Ballweg (R)
Wisconsin Senate District 14
State Representative Paul Tittl (R)
Wisconsin House District 25
State Representative Jesse James (R)
Wisconsin House District 68
State Representative Dave Considine (D)
Wisconsin House District 81
State Senator Chris Larson (D)
Wisconsin House District 7
State Representative Lloyd Larsen (R)
Wyoming House District 54
State Representative Dan Zwonitzer (R)
Wyoming House District 43

If you or someone you know needs help, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 988. Crisis Text Line also provides free, 24/7, confidential support via text message to people in crisis when they text HOME to 741741.