PAIMI Council

The Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Mental Illness (PAIMI) Advisory Council supports Disability Rights Arkansas by working with its staff and Board of Directors to develop priorities for the agency’s PAIMI program. Advisory members oversee the general effectiveness of the program and work with staff to bring about any needed changes.

Upcoming Meeting Dates

PAIMI Council meetings are held at the Disability Rights Arkansas offices from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm unless otherwise stated. Meetings will be conducted via Zoom until further notice. The public is invited to participate. Contact for Zoom link and meeting information.

February 20, 2021

May 22, 2021

August 21, 2021

November 20, 2021

PAIMI Advisory Council

James Mason, Redfield – Chair

Cory Bates, North Little Rock – Vice Chair

Dorcas Johnson, Bella Vista – Secretary

Kim Weser, Redfield – Past Chair

Elaine Williams, Prescott

Roger Isbell, Batesville

Meggin Mews, Hensley

Cortney Newman, Salem


Interested in becoming a member of the PAIMI Advisory Council? Download an application here.