Voice for preventing

substance abuse in Minnesota

The Minnesota Prevention Alliance is a statewide coalition made up of professionals and volunteers from around the state who promote and enhance substance abuse prevention efforts. Our goal is to reduce adolescent substance abuse by building advocacy, policy influence, and youth engagement in Minnesota communities. We want to see Minnesota be a healthy, safe place for teens and families to thrive.

Our Mission

To promote and enhance substance abuse prevention across Minnesota.

What We Do

Build advocacy, policy influence, and youth engagement

Network and share resources and best practices

Provide information and action steps on key substance abuse issues in Minnesota

Support prevention workforce development

Leadership

  •  Chair: Annie Tepfer
  •  Vice Chair: Stephanie Johnson
  •  Treasurer: Sheila Watercott
  •  Recording Secretary: Tammie Doebler
  •  At-Large: Brian Miner
  •  At-Large: Angela Graham
  •  At-Large:  Elle Mark
  •  MPA DFC Coordinator: Laura Daak