Founded in 1958
First Call, formerly called the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, was founded in 1958 to serve the Kansas City metropolitan area.
First Call provides clinical, educational and prevention services to individuals and families in Greater Kansas City impacted by substance use disorders. Our prevention and recovery services impact over 60,000 individuals each year in the Kansas City area.
First Call has the largest video and written materials library on substance use disorders and recovery in the metro area, the Speas Resource Library. Materials are available to the public on request.
STOP THE SHAME
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Board Member Professional Affiliation
Richard D. Rhyne, Chair Lathrop Gage
George Lopez, Vice Chair James B. Nutter
Nicole Esquibel, Secretary Avila University
Trisha Hokanson, Treasurer J.E. Dunn Construction Group
Karen Gerson Community Volunteer
Kurt Hadermann BlueScope Buildings
Jeffrey Kuntz Wagstaff & Cartmell LLP
Tom McGuire CBIZ
Laura Mussulman The University of Kansas Medical Center
Dee Pack Cargo Largo
DJ Pierre Spencer Fane LLP
Kirby Randolph Kansas City University of Medicine of Biosciences
Chris Rosburg Grapevine Designs
Ralph A. "Lon" Switzer Switzer and Associates Painting Co.
Vice President of Development
email@example.com | 816.800.8052
Megan Fowler, LCSW
Director of Clinical Services
firstname.lastname@example.org | 816.800.8061
David Bell, LMSW, LMAC
Family Services Counselor
email@example.com | 816.800.8048
Megan Keller, RASAC II
Family Services Team Lead
firstname.lastname@example.org | 816.800.8047
Crisis Call Coordinator
email@example.com | 816.800.8040
Michelle Irwin, CRPS
Community Outreach Specialist
firstname.lastname@example.org | 816.800.8046
DeMarco Vaughn, CRPS
Community Prevention Specialist
DVaughn@firstcallkc.org | 816.800.8049