COMTREA Mentioned at Jefferson County Legislative Event
June 25, 2018
The Jefferson County Legislative Breakfast took place Thursday, June 21 at Jefferson College. This event provides county agencies and business owners the opportunity to hear directly from State and Federal elected officials the achievements and work completed during their pass session.
COMTREA was mentioned numerous times during the event regarding funding and work on the Opioid Crisis. In addition, Jennifer Hoskins from Senator Roy Blunt’s office spoke of the funds for Quality Mental Health Care.
Representing COMTREA was Lisa Rothweiler, COO, Lisa Wigger, Executive Manager and JCGA Board Member, and Gabby Ayres, AVP Youth Behavioral Health and member of the Jefferson County Drug Prevention Coalition.
Speakers included Elaine Gannon, Becky Ruth, and staff from the offices of Senator Paul Weiland, Senator Roy Blunt, Senator Claire McCaskill, Congresswoman Ann Wagner, Congressman Jason Smith, and Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer.
Special thank you to the Jefferson County Growth Association for hosting this annual event, and our elected officials for their work during this past legislative session.