Zara Juillerat became involved with Utah’s chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, (NAMI), in 2006, when a close family member was diagnosed with a mental health condition.
She initially took and then became an instructor for one of NAMI’s programs, Family to Family, from 2006 to 2012. She became a State Trainer for the Family to Family instructors. Zara joined the Board of Directors for NAMI Utah in 2008, was Board President from 2012 through 2014, and continued on its board until 2018.
While now retired, she still remains passionate about mental health, making resources available to those with loved ones in crisis, and is committed to the crucial conversations happening around mental health in the state of Utah.