Meet Our Team

BT-Staff-Pic---bw-mhfa.jpgBrian Turner, CBHC Deputy Director

Brian is the Deputy Director for the Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council (CBHC), the membership organization for Colorado’s community behavioral health system. His work has focused heavily on health reform, mental health for veterans, prevention of homelessness, the integration behavioral and physical healthcare, and prevention and wellness efforts statewide. In 2011, Brian took on the additional role of Director for Mental Health First Aid Colorado, helping to guide the strategic dissemination and growth of the program statewide.


rachel_photo.jpgRachel Clements, MHFACO Statewide Coordinator 

Rachel Clements joins us from Colorado Springs, where she has amassed a wealth of experience, both in a clinical setting and in stewardship for Mental Health First Aid. We are thrilled to welcome Rachel as our new Statewide Coordinator for Mental Health First Aid Colorado! | 303-832-7594 ex. 100


marina_photo.jpgMarina DiMarco, MHFA AmeriCorps

Marina DiMarco comes to us from Vermont, trading in maple syrup, flannel, and Ben & Jerry’s for the allure of the Rocky Mountains and the Denver arts scene. She loves working to improve public health and mental wellness culture, fly fishing in the backcountry, bouldering, riding her bike, and feeding her friends. | 303-832-7594 ex. 100


pooja_photo.jpgPoojashree Tandukar, MHFA AmeriCorps

Poojashree Tandukar is originally from Nepal and recently graduated from University of Colorado Boulder. She is passionate about gender equality, health equity and accessibility. She enjoys hiking, reading, and being outdoors with her friends. She is thrilled to join MHFACO to learn more and contribute toward mental health. | 303-832-7594 ex. 100