Traci Pettis Johnson
Traci Pettis Johnson is a mental health first aid and diverse educator throughout the state of Kansas and Missouri. This includes 20 years of experience in the criminal justice system, business leader, mental health advocate, bereavement services, guest speaker and lecturer in the faith community, government entities, academic sector and nonprofit sector. Traci holds a Bachelor degree in Sociology from Newman University and will receive her Masters in Thanatology (The study of death, dying and suicide) in 2017. She is also a member of the learning community and metro council who collaborates with mental health agencies in Kansas and Missouri working on race relations, mental health challenges and other disparities that plagues our communities, under the advisement of Dr. Jose Reyes.