Lee Watroba holds a bachelor of arts degree in psychology from Westfield State College. As program manager of the Erikson Institute (EI), she works with the EI director and staff to facilitate the efficient operation of EI programs. Ms. Watroba provides operational management for Erikson Institute conferences, seminars, interdisciplinary forums, and serves as liaison to conference staff, Center staff, conference members, and the general public. In addition to being responsible for the logistical aspects of the Erikson Institute, she is the Community Outreach Manager for the Center. Ms. Watroba works to foster collaborations and relationships with local mental health agencies. She is a member of NAMI Berkshire County and in 2016, received the 2016 Eunice Zorbo Member of the Year Award. Ms. Watroba is a Berkshire Coalition for Suicide Prevention board member and co-chair of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) Berkshire County Walk Out of Darkness for 2016 and 2017. She has been with the Center since 2005.