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

If you want to start a support group in your area or become a group leader, please email 

For additional support please contact the NTMir Support Group Leader Liason Debbie Breslawsky at and/or the NTMir Ambassadors Linda Esposito at and Debbie Buckrucker at

REGIONS NOT MENTIONED BELOW: Receive support no matter where you live by contacting Patricia Kemp  at

State City Group Leader Email Address
Country: U.S.
Alabama Susan Cutler
California Los Angeles Andrea Smith
  San Francisco TBA
  South Bay Area Missy Von Luehrte
  Palm Springs Area Debbie Breslawsky
  Denver Jon Bernhard
Connecticut Connecticut Debbie Breslawsky
Florida Tampa Barbara Paradiso
  East Central/ Space Coast Linda Waunsch
  Miami Susan Fink
  Naples Leslie Wasserman
  South Miami Hospital:
serving South Florida patients
Indra Coyol
  Sarasota Mary Allyn
  South Florida Patty Williams
Georgia Atlanta Laura Kelly
    Brenda Evers
Illinois/Wisconsin/Minnesota Western Great Lakes

Lee Rubenstein
  Kankakee Elizabeth Gates
Kentucky Louisville Carol Poole
Massachusetts Greater Boston Area.

Bonnie Perkel

Marcy Weiner

Cathy Chandick
Michigan Ann Arbor/SE Michigan Marty Carr
  Kalamazoo/SW Michigan Cathy Meeuwsen
Minnesota Minneapolis-St. Paul          TBA
New Hampshire Kristina Holman
New Jersey Donna Dewedoff
New Mexico Albuquerque Margaret Cost
New York Long Island Lori Beth Rodrigues
  New York City Betsy Glaeser
  New York City Debbie Breslawsky
Nevada Las Vegas Pam Riches
Northeast USA Donna Dewedoff
  Kristina Holman
  Lori Beth Rodrigues
Ohio Cleveland TBA
Northwest (OR,ID,MT,SD,ND,HI) Group Chair Cynthia Croxton Flora
Pennsylvania Philadelphia Patty Yost
South Carolina TBA
Tennessee Laurel Eiler
Texas Dallas Nancy Lipson
  Houston Mary Kay Bonham
  Tyler/East Texas Deanna York
Washington, D.C. D.C. Metro Area Linda Sernoff
Country: Australia
Australia   Debbie Wooster
Country: Canada
Ontario Toronto Esther Steinberg
Country: Ireland  

Mairead Gavin


Siobhan Devaney

Country: New Zealand
Countrywide   Susan Woodard