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Join us in promoting safe and healthy discussions about drug use by young people in Dallas!

Coalition – a voluntary, strategic, alliance … to enhance [our ability] to achieve a common purpose by sharing risks, responsibilities, resources and rewards. Coalitions are the most effective and efficient vehicle for community problem solving. Coalitions help enhance the community by creating positive change and promoting healthy lifestyles in the community.

What it takes to be a member:

  • Commit time, expertise, in-kind service and support DADPP’s mission and strategies
  • Sign a Partnership Agreement
  • Attend Coalition meetings
  • Actively assist with at least one Work Group

Work Groups

Data/ Epidemiology Chair:
Karyn Kelbaugh, Karyn Kelbaugh LLC

Law Enforcement Chair:
Lance Koppa, Highland Park DPS

Prevention/Education Chair:
Kaye Ibrahim Hashim, The Council on Alcohol & Drugs

Executive Committee

Chair: Chaslyn Stokes, Dallas CASA

Vice Chair: Sherri Posey, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

Membership Chair: Phil Van Guilder, CASA Palmera

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Join us in the fight against drug use among young people in Dallas!