Support groups for NTM and bronchiectasis patients

Did you know most people with
NTM also have Bronchiectasis?



The use of contact information (names, emails, phone numbers) of any NTM & Bronchiectasis Support Group, on this
page or anywhere else on our website, is strictly for persons interested in contacting support group leaders and
volunteers for support and information ONLY. This contact information SHOULD NOT be taken from our website for
solicitation or commercial use.

For any other inquiries including market research, clinical study or trial recruitment, please contact NTM Info &
Research at 305-901-4686 (ext 126, or 132), or email nt*****@nt*****.org.

If you want to start a support group in your area or become a group leader, please email nt*****@nt*****.org

For additional support please contact the NTMir Support Group Leader Liason Debbie Breslawsky at Co*********@nt*****.org and/or the NTMir Ambassadors Linda Esposito at Pa****************@nt*****.org and Debbie Buckrucker at Pa****************@nt*****.org.

REGIONS NOT MENTIONED BELOW: Receive support no matter where you live by contacting Patricia Kemp  at nt*****@nt*****.org

State City Group Leader Email Address
Country: U.S.
Alabama Susan Cutler Al*****@nt*****.org
California Los Angeles Andrea Smith Lo********@nt*****.org
San Francisco TBA Sa**********@nt*****.org
South Bay Area Missy Von Luehrte So********@nt*****.org
Palm Springs Area Debbie Breslawsky
Margaret Fritz
Beverly Miller
Colorado Denver Jon Bernhard De******@nt*****.org
Connecticut Connecticut Debbie Breslawsky
Gina Rowe
Florida Tampa Barbara Paradiso Ta***@nt*****.org
East Central/ Space Coast Linda Waunsch Ea***********@nt*****.org
Miami Susan Fink Mi*****@nt*****.org
Naples Marian Finnk
Leslie Wasserman
South Miami Hospital:
serving South Florida patients
Patricia Kemp So**********@nt*****.org
South Florida Patty Williams So*****@nt*****.org
Georgia Atlanta Laura Kelly At*****@nt*****.org
Brenda Evers At*****@nt*****.org
Illinois/Wisconsin Western Great Lakes


Kankakee Elizabeth Gates Ka********@nt*****.org
Kentucky Louisville Carol Poole Ke******@nt*****.org
Massachusetts Greater Boston Area.

Cathy Chandick
Bonnie Perkel

Michigan Ann Arbor/SE Michigan Marty Carr SE********@nt*****.org
Kalamazoo/SW Michigan Cathy Meeuwsen SW********@nt*****.org
Minnesota Minneapolis-St. Paul          TBA Mi*******@nt*****.org
New Hampshire Kristina Holman Ne**********@nt*****.org
New Jersey Donna Dewedoff Ne*******@nt*****.org
New Mexico Albuquerque Margaret Cost Ne*******@nt*****.org
New York Long Island Lori Beth Rodrigues Lo********@nt*****.org
New York City Mamie Balestra
Betsy Glaeser
Nevada Las Vegas Ana King
Pam Riches
North Carolina

Bonnie Borresen


Northeast USA Donna Dewedoff Ne*******@nt*****.org
Kristina Holman Ne**********@nt*****.org
Lori Beth Rodrigues Lo********@nt*****.org
Ohio Cleveland TBA Oh**@nt*****.org
Northwest (OR,ID,MT,SD,ND,HI) Group Chair Cynthia Croxton Flora Pa*******@nt*****.org
Pennsylvania Philadelphia Patty Yost  Ph**********@nt*****.org
South Carolina Kay Melba So***********@nt*****.org
Tennessee Laurel Eiler Te*******@nt*****.org
Texas Dallas Nancy Lipson Da******@nt*****.org
Houston Mary Kay Bonham Ho*******@nt*****.org
Tyler/East Texas Deanna York Ty*****@nt*****.org
Washington, D.C. D.C. Metro Area Linda Sernoff Ca*********@nt*****.org
Country: Australia
Australia Debbie Wooster Au*******@nt*****.org
Country: Canada
Country-wide Toronto Esther Steinberg Ca****@nt*****.org
Country: Ireland & United Kingdom

Mairead Gavin


Ireland & United Kingdom

Siobhan Devaney


Country: New Zealand
Countrywide Susan Woodard



Extrapulmonary/Disseminated NTM-LD
Group Leader Amy Leitman
Email Address