James Preis
Executive Director, Mental Health Advocacy Services, Inc.

Mr. Preis has been the Executive Director of Mental Health Advocacy Services, a non-profit advocacy agency for persons with mental illness, for 25 years. In this capacity, he has developed a national reputation as one of the country’s leading authorities on law and mental disability. Mr. Preis is a founding Board member of ACOF and actively participates on policy matters pertaining to financial operations and organizational development. Mr. Preis joined ACOF’s Board in 1988.