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Authored by Nexus Family Healing on February 16, 2021


Nexus Family Healing welcomes new board members who will assist in guiding the organization in the mission to strengthen families and stabilize mental health. The below individuals were appointed to the Nexus Board of Directors at the February 2021 meeting:

  • Pastor Anthony Bass – Corporate Relationship Officer and Senior Program Manager of Culturally Powered Communities and External Engagement, Greater Twin Cities United Way
  • Scott Lynch – Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, BlueCross BlueShield of Minnesota

Nexus has also added two new board members to the Nexus Foundation for Family Healing:

  • Eric Mercer – Managing Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • Jeanne Sheehan – Community Leader and Volunteer

Nexus looks for board members who believe in making a meaningful difference in the lives of youth and families struggling with emotional, behavioral, and mental health, and who want a brighter future for everyone involved.


“We are thrilled to bring the diverse perspectives and expertise of these four individuals to our organization,” said Nexus Family Healing CEO, Dr. Michelle Murray. “They are joining Nexus at an exciting time as we are expanding and working innovatively to bring trauma-informed, family-focused care to the forefront of mental health, residential treatment, and foster care services. I look forward to seeing how their skills and knowledge complement our current board and contribute to restoring hope and reshaping futures for thousands of children and families across our country.

About Nexus Family Healing

Nexus Family Healing is a national nonprofit mental and behavioral health organization. For over 45 years, our network of agencies has used innovative, personalized approaches to heal trauma, break cycles of harm, and reshape futures. We provide outpatient/community mental health services, foster care/adoption, and residential treatment to help thousands of children each year struggling with emotional, behavioral, and mental health issues – and the families who love them. We’re especially passionate about bringing hope to the most challenging situations.

Nexus Family Healing has eight agencies across four states who work directly with children and families. We were founded in Minnesota – where our corporate office remains; our agencies are located in Illinois, Maryland, Minnesota, and North Dakota. Learn more at NexusFamilyHealing.org.