Mr. Klevgaard is a nationally recognized expert in substance misuse prevention, public health, and the prevention of problem gambling. Drawing on his experience in collective impact and focused partnerships, he builds the capacity of states, tribes, schools, and communities, to use evidence-based problem gambling prevention and outreach strategies. He specializes in training and technical assistance, curriculum development, and instructional design. Klevgaard is a senior certified prevention specialist with over 25 years of experience in public health promotion focused on effective cross-sectorial approaches to address disparities through a focus on health equity. Mr. Klevgaard calls Chicago home and has worked all over the country with a variety of groups including state bureaus, community agencies, and tribes.
“Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health is the most shocking and inhumane.”— Martin Luther King Jr.