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Region V: RHEC Members


Region V: Regional Health Equity Council Members
Name Title Organization State Phone/Email
Doris Turner Chief Center for Minority Health Services IL 217-785-4311
Sheryl Weir Manager Health Disparities Reduction and Minority Health Section
Michigan Department of Community Health
MI 313-465-4314
Makeda Norris
Lead Consultant and Training Specialist Impetus - Let's Get Started MN 612-388-7784
Othelia Pryor
Executive Director Michigan Minority Health Coalition MI 517-337-0705
Myron D. Bennett Policy Consultant The McKenzie Business and Consulting Groups/HEAL Cleveland OH 216-598-4634
Silas Buchanan Director Institute for eHealth Equity OH 216-570-7355
Jose Gonzalez Director Office of Minority and Multicultural Health, Minnesota Department of Health MN 651-201-5818
Gina Green-Harris Senior Outreach Specialist Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health WI 414-219-5083 (office)
614-353-4852 (cell)
Mouhanad Hammami Chief Health Officer Wayne Court MI 313-224-0810
Antoniette M. Holt Director Office of Minority Health, Indiana State Department of Health IN 317-233-3006
Natalie Johnson Lee Executive Director African/African American Health Alliance (AAAHA) MN 612-986-8037
David Luna Vice President, Multicultural Affairs Saint Mary's Healthcare (Trinity Health) MI 616-685-6181
Fessahaye Mebrahtu Executive Director Pan-African Community Association WI 414-442-5864
Waldo Mikels-Carrasco Community Health Research Program Manager Interdisciplinary Center for Network Science & Application (iCeNSA) at the University of Notre Dame IN 574-631-2882
Doug Poe Executive Director, CEO American Indian Center of Indiana, Inc. IN 317-917-8000
Manju Sankarappa Insurance Executive Director Ohio Asian American Health Coalition OH 614-366-8214
Ana Paula Soares Lynch Project Director CORE/El Centro WI 424-384-2673 ext. 21
Charleta B. Tavares Executive Director Multiethnic Advocates for Cultural Competence, Inc. (MACC) OH 614-221-7841
Koua Vang Executive Director United Asian Services of Wisconsin, Inc. WI 608-445-8657
Elaine Williams Resource Development Program Director Indiana Primary Health Care Association IN 317-630-0845
Mildred Williamson HIV/AIDS Section Chief Division of Infectious Diseases, Office of Health Protection, Illinois Department of Public Health IL 312-814-4846 (primary)
773-238-6288 (personal)
773-791-3220 (personal)

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