Tracy J. Plouck, MPA TreasurerNAMI Board of DirectorsEmail Tracy J. Plouck, MPA, is Treasurer of the NAMI Board of Directors and Assistant Clinical Professor at Ohio University. She is a board member of NAMI of Delaware and Morrow Counties in Ohio. She first found NAMI through her prior roles as Ohio’s Medicaid Director and Ohio’s Mental Health & Addiction Commissioner. She hopes to continue her advocacy for greater local Affiliate infrastructure support through her affiliation with NAMI. Tracy has extensive public policy and management experience, including previous policy and regulatory oversight of Ohio’s six state psychiatric hospitals and the community mental health and addiction system. She was a leading proponent for the state’s Medicaid expansion efforts, which ultimately resulted in more than 500,000 childless adult Ohioans achieving access to behavioral health services. She has also served as President of the National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors and a Board Member at the Council of State Governments Justice Center. She earned her B.A. at Kent State University and her MPA at The Ohio State University. For the 2021–2022 Board term, she serves on the Executive, Finance & Audit, and Board Policy & Governance Committees. She is Immediate Past Chair for the Board Policy & Governance Committee.