2018 Advisory Board
Director, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention
Senior Legislative Attorney
Vice President, Professional Affairs
President, American Society of Addiction Medicine
Coordinator, Public Health and Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Project, National Emerging Threat Initiative
Director, Division of Science Policy, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation
Chief of Staff
Prior to arriving at ONDCP, Ms. LaBelle served for eight years as legal counsel to the mayor of Seattle. In this role, she advised the mayor on major issues in his administration, including public safety, criminal justice and legal policy issues. She has worked on the local, state and federal level in numerous political and policy positions and practiced law in a private Seattle law firm. Ms. LaBelle was an adjunct professor at Seattle University Institute for Policy Studies where she taught ethics and legislative policymaking. A magna cum laude graduate of Boston College, Ms. LaBelle received her law degree from Georgetown University Law Center.
Executive Vice President & General Counsel
Senior Advisor to the Director, Office of Science Policy and Communications
Mr. Laredo began his federal career as a program specialist with the National Institute of Justice, U.S. Department of Justice. During his tenure with the Institute, he worked in a number of program areas, including drugs and crime issues. Mr. Laredo received his Master’s degree in Public Affairs from the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania.
Senior Public Health Advisor, Division of Pharmacologic Therapies, Center for Substance Abuse Treatment
Prior to joining SAMHSA, CDR Lee was a Senior Regulatory Review Officer at the FDA and also previously worked as a clinical pharmacist at the Washington Hospital Center. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Illinois, ASHP Pharmacy Practice Residency at the Washington Hospital Center, and an Executive Fellowship in Patient Safety through the Virginia Commonwealth University.
Mr. Loya has 27 years of previous domestic and international experience with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration in investigative, regulatory, supervisory and managerial positions. He has significant background in counter-drug operations, interdiction tactics, including precursor chemical control and clandestine drug laboratories in the United States and Latin America.
Business and Program Development Specialist
Co-Founder & Executive Director
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner