As members of Launch2Life, each of our Board members is committed to the cause personally. We openly share the reasons WHY we are determined to prevent suicides and remove mental health stigmas, especially among our youth. Please read on.
Advisory Board



Sam Webb, Board Member/Advisor

Co-Founder - LIVIN Australia
Los Angeles, California
I want to end suicides so that people do not have to go through what my friend Dwayne went through and the impact that had on his family and friends. I want to change the way people understand, perceive, and interpret mental health so that people can start livin again.

Carter Clark, Board Member

Senior Account Director, Payroc
Cleveland, Ohio
My desire to be a part of LAUNCH2LIFE hits very close to home. I was totally unaware that my brother was suffering with a mental illness which eventually led him to take his own life.

I feel that one of the most effective ways to prevent suicide is to create awareness, and that is why I feel so passionate about LAUNCH2LIFE. Being part of the community...



Caroline Balz, Advisory Board Member

Caroline Balz - Advisory Board Member
Boston, Massachusetts
Caroline Balz started her career as a Management Consultant before heading to graduate School to obtain two master’s degrees: one in Organizational Psychology and one in Counseling Psychology. She served as Chairman of the Board of the Multiservice Eating Disorder Association for 5 years and an active board member for 10...

Richard Liu, PhD, Advisory Board Member

Richard Liu, PhD, Advisory Board Member
Boston, Massachusetts
I am a licensed clinical psychologist at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). I am an Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School (HMS), the Director of Suicide Research in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at MGH, and Director of Big Data Studies in the Depression Clinical and Research Program at MGH....

Amanda Wright, MSW, LICSW

Amanda Wright, MSW, LICSW, Advisory Board Member
Boston, Massachusetts
Amanda Wright joined the agency in August of 2019 as full-time Clinical Director. She most recently was the Social Work Supervisor in the Care Management Department at Boston Medical Center, overseeing a staff of 25 in the Emergency Department and Intensive Care Units. She has been a clinical social worker since graduating...