Marian Trattner, MSW, serves as the Coordinator for the Be That One Suicide Prevention Program (BT1), a program of the Counseling and Mental Health Center at The University of Texas at Austin (UT). The program utilizes a public health approach to implement suicide prevention strategies by peer outreach, education, and support. BT1 provides free interactive workshops for students, faculty, and staff on recognizing and responding to students experiencing mental health distress and thoughts of suicide. Ms. Trattner represents UT in the larger community and state of Texas through her membership with the Austin/Central Texas Suicide Prevention Coalition and through her service as the University Liaison for the state of Texas’s Suicide Prevention Council. Ms. Trattner is also the founder and moderator of the National College Student Suicide Prevention Listserv.
Kelsey Lammy, MSW, serves at the Mental Health Promotion Coordinator for the Counseling and Mental Health Center at The University of Texas at Austin. Ms. Lammy utilizes a public health to implement mental health promotion principles focused on increasing students' resiliency across The University of Texas at Austin campus. Ms. Lammy also serves at the Co-Chair of the campus-wide Mental Health Promotion Committee which is a sub-committee of the Wellness Network (UT's equivalent to the Healthy Campus Coalition). Finally, Ms. Lammy serves as the adviser for the Counseling and Mental Health Center Student Organization.
Marilyn Russell currently serves as the Director of Sorority and Fraternity Life and is the Chair of BeVocal: The Bystander Intervention Initiative of the University of Texas at Austin. Marilyn received her bachelor's degree in zoology from The University of Arkansas and her master's degree in Postsecondary Educational Leadership with an emphasis in Student Affairs from San Diego State University. She serves the fraternal community as a facilitator for IMPACT, the Undergraduate Interfraternity Institute, LeaderShape as well as several Regional Leadership Conferences and has continued to serve ZTA as a national officer since 2007. Additionally, Marilyn is an Interactive Workshop Facilitator with CAMPUSPEAK, Inc. for topics such as Building New Leaders, Motivating the Middle, and PersonalPower.