Prevention Board

The Prevention Board is the voting arm of our county-wide coalition. Both our Board and our coalition have representation from non-profit organizations, county and local government, educational institutions, religious organizations, law enforcement, the medical community, and businesses.


Officers in 2016-2018:

Karin Knode - President

Hillary Benny - Vice President

Stephanie Lawson - Secretary

Jennifer Hepner - Treasurer


Along with our Officers, the following are Prevention Board voting members :

Jennifer Mitchell

Key Leader,  Mifflin County School District

Mike McMonigal

Key Leader, Mifflin-Juniata United Way

Bernie Zook Faith-Based Initiatives Action Team Chair; Retired Warden
Jim Zubler

Community Outreach Action Team Chair; Downtown Lewistown, Inc.

Susan Miriello Community Outreach Action Team Co-Chair; Mifflin County Library
Denise Shugarts Data Team Chair; Community Care Behavioral Health
Martha Leister Data Team Co-Chair; Juniata Valley Tri-County Drug & Alcohol Abuse Commission
Kirk Gilbert PROSPER Coordinator; Penn State Extension Office
TBA Resource Assessment Team Chair
TBA Resource Asaessment Team Co-Chair