Eric Stark, JD, MSW
NAMI Southern Arizona Board Member
Eric D. Stark is the Individual and Family Coordinator for Community Partners, Inc. where he serves as a mentor helping members learn how to more effectively advocate and navigate the behavioral health system. He helps member's identify life goals and find the community resources to help them meet their goals. Eric came to sunny Arizona by way of the wilds of New Jersey. He holds a law degree from the Dickinson School of Law and is also a graduate of the Masters of Social Work program at ASU School of Social Work Tucson Campus. He also is a Certified Recovery Support Specialist with over ten years’ experience working in the behavioral health field including serving as Customer Service Specialist for La Fonterra and a Health Mentor with the University of Arizona’s Camp Wellness and as the Community Outreach Coordinator for HOPE Inc. In addition, he is a public speaker who shares his own inspirational story of overcoming mental health challenges to not only survive but thrive. In his copious amounts of spare time, Eric enjoys juggling and balloon twisting, though he would prefer to teach others these very learnable skills instead of just being the recipient of praise and accolades.