Ms. Lonsway has worked in the behavioral health field for the past 30 years. She has held leadership roles at behavioral health publishing companies. She has served on various non-profit boards on both national and local levels, including various boards connected with pre-school through high schools. Ms. Lonsway holds a Business Administration degree from Central Michigan University. She has coordinated over 100 conferences across the globe, providing a fantastic experience and strategies participants can begin using the day they leave a conference are her passions. Areas of expertise that Ms. Lonsway brings to IBPA are budgeting, marketing and programming. With experience in on-line learning, publishing newsletters and facilitating change in organizations, Ms. Lonsway enjoys working with non-profit boards to maximize the impact they make. She lives in Michigan with her two adult sons living nearby.