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Lana Nenide

Wisconsin Alliance for Infant Mental Health

Lana Nenide is the Executive Director at the Wisconsin Alliance for Infant Mental Health – a state-wide nonprofit agency charged with supporting social and emotional wellness of infants, young children and their families. Lana has a master’s degree in educational psychology from they University of Wisconsin and is a graduate of the Napa Infant-Parent Mental Health Post Graduate Certificate Program, where she received specialized training in infant-parent mental health. As a research specialist with the UW Twin Laboratories for four years, she evaluated infant and toddler social-emotional development and coded behavioral data for the Genetics of Emotional Ontogeny project. Lana has joined WI-AIMH in 2006 to oversee professional development efforts of the agency. Since 2009, Lana has been coordinating state implementation of the Pyramid Model. Lana is a faculty at the Wisconsin Infant, Early Childhood, and Family Mental Health Capstone Certificate program and holds Infant Mental Health Endorsement.