Valley Mental Health Taking a New Direction

VMH Expands Management Team

Salt Lake City, UT, April 06, 2013 --( In a bold move, Valley Mental Health (VMH) has hired three new members of the management team, bringing a fresh new energy to the Salt Lake City based non-profit organization that serves more than 18,000 people each year. Travis H. Jackson, a highly accomplished entrepreneur was hired as the Business Development Director of VMH. Laura M. Wall, an experienced and successful fund-raiser was brought on as Foundation Director of the Valley Foundation (the fund-raising arm of VMH), and will head up public relations and marketing for VMH. Gwen Fonarow, CPA, who has spent her 20 year career in multi-national and multi-billion dollar for-profit organizations, has taken the job as Controller.

Valley Mental Health President and CEO, Gary Larcenaire says, "We have made some big changes at Valley Mental Health and are excited to continue to strengthen our reputation as one of the best non-profit behavioral health care providers in the Intermountain West."

Started in 1987, Valley Mental Health provides comprehensive treatment and services for people of all ages who are experiencing serious mental illness, substance abuse disorders and developmental disorders. Valley Mental Health serves adults, children, adolescents and seniors throughout Salt Lake, Summit and Tooele counties. For more information, visit or call (888) 949-4VMH [4864].
Valley Mental Health Foundation
Laura M. Wall
Cell: 801-641-7148