Board of Directors

Wayne Bentham, MD: Secretary

Bellin Health Psychiatric Center Hospital Services

Dr. Bentham is an internist and psychiatrist, and is the principle lead of Bentham Consulting, LLC, a consulting firm dedicated to providing services and programming to support health, wellness, education, and social justice for individuals, organizations, and communities.  He is also an attending psychiatrist at Bellin Psychiatric Hospital in Green Bay, WI.

Dr. Bentham earned his AB from Princeton University and his MD at Howard University College of Medicine.  He competed his residencies and fellowships at Georgetown University Hospital, University of Washington Medical Center, and Duke University Hospital.  He was on the medical faculty at University of Washington School of Medicine as Associate Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, prior to moving to the Fox Valley in 2014.  He has also served as the Associate Director for Behavioral Health at Network Health Plan in Appleton, WI.

Dr. Bentham currently serves on the Board of Directors of ACLU-WI, and the Bright Idea Fund of the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region.  Dr. Bentham is excited to join the Board of Diverse & Resilient to support its mission to eliminate the health disparities between LGBTQ+ people and the general population, particularly in addressing mental health needs.