Board Members

The Volunteer Services Council is a working board whose sole mission is to enhance the quality of life for patients at Austin State Hospital. As a nonprofit organization, the council does its work through public relations efforts, fundraising activities, and special events. We are always looking for individuals who wish to share their talents, interests, and energies.
  • Helen Heard, Chair
  • Danette Pizzini Stein, Vice Chair
  • Amelia N. Kopolos, Treasurer
  • Dianna Pickens, Assistant Treasurer
  • Colin Muething, Assistant Secretary
  • Neil B. Alexander
  • John Bryan, Emeritus
  • Susan Gelber
  • Joseph Geraci
  • Jim Taylor
  • Jarrell McCullar
For information about serving on the Austin State Hospital Volunteer Services Council, call Community Relations at 512-419-2330.