STR Opioid Grant Project Director / Director of Suicide Prevention
Mississippi Department of Mental Health
Ann Rodio (LMSW, MBA, CPSS) is the Director of Suicide Prevention with the Department of Mental Health (DMH). From June 2015 through September 2018, Ms. Rodio was a Program Administrator with the Bureau of Substance Use Services where she was the author and Project Director of the 2016 Second Chance Act Reentry Program for Adults with Co-occurring Disorders and the Project Director of the 2017 State Targeted Response to the Opioid Crisis grant. Originally from North Carolina, Ms. Rodio earned her B.S. in Business Administration from Wake Forest University and her MBA from the University of North Carolina – Charlotte. She worked for over 15 years in Investment Banking and Financial Analysis before moving to Mississippi in 2012. Ms. Rodio earned her Master of Social Work from The University of Southern Mississippi in May of 2015 and completed the DMH Certified Peer Support Specialist training in July 2015.
Wednesday, April 24
7:15 AM – 8:30 AM