Elected November 2013
Term Ending: November 2014
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Ella Greene-Moton has an extensive background in community organizing, advocacy and community/academic partnership building that spans the past 40 years in the Flint area. Her commitment to the empowerment of community residents reaches across local, state, national and international levels. She currently serves as a community education coordinator at the Center for Public Health and Community Genomics, staff support for the Community-Based Public Health Caucus, as well as the National Community-Based Organization Network Program coordinator at the School of Public Health – University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, in addition to serving as an independent community-academic consultant.
Ella is: a member of the Flint based Community-Based Organization Partners (CBOP), Inc.; past chair of the Community Campus Partnerships for Health Board of Directors; past chair of the APHA Community-Based Public Health Caucus; member and past chair of the APHA Action Board; a past co-chair of the APHA Joint Policy Committee; past ex-officio member of the APHA Executive Board; and founding co-chair and past chair of the National Community Committee of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention Research Centers Program.
Ella served as assistant director for seven of her 10-year period of employment with Flint Odyssey House, Inc., Health Awareness Center, in Flint, Mich. She also served as an adjunct instructor at the University of Michigan Flint Campus from 2000-2003 as well as a co-instructor at the Michigan Public Health Training Center. Beginning in 1995, while employed by the Flint Odyssey House, Inc. Health Awareness Center and in addition to her responsibility of office management and staff supervision, other affiliations included; coordinator of the in-house student intern placement from the University of Michigan Flint and Ann Arbor; member and firt community chair of the Michigan Prevention Research Center Community Board; National PRC Community Board representative; member of the National PRC Steering Committee; member of the National Chronic Disease and Prevention Research Conference Planning Committee; member of the Michigan Public Health Training Center Curriculum Committee; and member of the MPHTC Steering Committee.