Luke Kramer
Executive Director
The STARR Coalition

Luke Kramer, Executive Director of the STARR Coalition, actively lends his voice to the voiceless which drives the work he does each day. For over two decades, he has been committed to advocate for mental health recovery. Over the last several years he shifted focus to cutting-edge research. He says, “We will never find cures to central nervous system disorders until we embrace research in our communities.” Luke understands the importance of open dialogue and substantive collaboration to reduce stigma and ensure every therapeutic option is available for those served. Luke is inspired by those who persevere while experiencing symptoms of mental illness and believes they are the true heroes. As Executive Director of the STARR Coalition, Luke coordinates collaborative projects between stakeholders within pharma, CRO’s, clinical research sites and advocacy for individuals living with central nervous system disorders.