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Effort to warn women about alcohol during pregnancy

...That is the message that the planned media campaign will try to send to women.FASD is completely preventable, said Jeff Jessee, CEO of the mental health trust authority.The campaign will encourage women to make sure they're not pregnant before...
Official presents ideas for marijuana regulations in Alaska

...will happen if someone tries to bring marijuana into a correctional facility.Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority CEO Jeff Jessee reminded the committee that it has the constitutional right to amend the initiative for the next two years, and repeal...
Sen. Finance unveils draft budget bill

...fetal-alcohol spectrum disorders. It's a pet cause of Kelly, who has brought a team together - including the trust's CEO Jeff Jessee - to look at ways in which the state could combat and eventually end the conditions caused by prenatal exposure to alcohol...
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Muñoz bill supports office building on Juneau waterfront the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority as an investment, and leased to the state and other tenants. Trust CEO Jeff Jessee said the deal would benefit both the trust and the state. "The state gets much-needed office space, and the lease...
Mental Health Trust Authority defends status

...state assets, and is managed by the state with the vast majority of our funding coming from state government, said Jeff Jessee, the authority's executive director. "If that's not being part of the state, I don't know what is," he said...
Mayor's team looks at homeless problem

...AIDS Assistance Association Executive Director Trevor Storrs and Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority chief executive Jeff Jessee. Sullivan said this group will be different from other efforts targeting the homeless because it's zeroing in on...
State watchdog for the elderly resigns

...It's infinitely more complex than I thought it was." Richard's frustration with the work is understandable, said Jeff Jessee, executive director of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority, which oversees the ombudsman. "It's a very vulnerable...
Critics say alcohol control board too lenient

...critics saying the new board has become too lenient on bar and liquor store owners, the Anchorage Daily News reported.Jeff Jessee, CEO of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority, accused the board of ignoring the intent of the law and failing...
Anchorage drops homeless housing plan near airport can we sustain it going forward?" Sullivan told the council.However, Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority CEO Jeff Jessee said the decision to halt work on Raspberry Court had not been a consensus, the Anchorage Daily News reported."There...
BRH negotiating purchase of Juneau Medical Center

...pledged $100,000 for the program, but also believes the Trust is likely to spend more.Storer said he spoke with Jeff Jessee, CEO of the Trust, and Jessee wants to see the hospital fine-tune their numbers more. Storer said the rough estimate...


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