Council of Affiliates Roster

CoA Chair

Melissa (Moose) Alperin, EdD, MPH, MCHES
Georgia Public Health Association

CoA Chair-Elect

Teresa Garrett, DNP, RN, APHN-BC
Utah Public Health Association

CoA Immediate Past-Chair

Jamie Roques, MPA, MPH, APRN
Louisiana Public Health Association

Secretary

Jessica M. Boyer, MPH, MSW
Pennsylvania Public Health Association

REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVES

Region I (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)

Sarah Mayberry Rines
Maine Public Health Association

Region II (NJ, NY, PR) 

Susan Franko, PhD, RRT
New York State Public Health Association

Region III (DE, DC, MD, PA, VA, WV)

Richard Cohen, PhD, FACHE
Pennsylvania Public Health Association

Region IV (AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN)  

Ross Hudson, LICSW, PIP
Alabama Public Health Association

Region V (IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI)

Erica Fishman
Minnesota Public Health Association

Region VI (AR, LA, NM, OK, TX) 

Kaye Reynolds, DrPH
Texas Public Health Association 

Region VII (IA, KS, MO, NE) 

Denise Strehlow, MPH, MSW, RD, LD
Missouri Public Health Association

Region VIII (CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY) 

Amy Spieker
Wyoming Public Health Association

Region IX (AZ, CA, HI, NV) 

Rebecca Nevedale
Arizona Public Health Association

Region X (AK, ID, OR, WA)

David Reyes, DNP, MPH, RN, PHNA-BC
Washington Public Health Association

AT-LARGE MEMBERS

Tim Gibbs, MPH, NPMc - Affiliate Staff
Delaware Academy of Medicine/Delaware Public Health Association 

Thomas Quade, MA, MPH, CPH, FRSPH
Ohio Public Health Association

AFFILIATE REPRESENTATIVES TO THE ACTION BOARD

Hali Robinett, MPH
Hawaii Public Health Association

Vacant

Vacant 

STUDENT ASSEMBLY REPRESENTATIVE

Allison R. Casola, PhD, MPH, CHES
Immediate Past Chair - Student Assembly

INTER-SECTIONAL COUNCIL REPRESENTATIVE

Rachael Reed, DrPH, MPH
Inter-sectional Council Chair-Elect

CoA LIAISONS

Bernie Weintraub, MPH
Advisory Member - CoA History Project

Adrianna Boulin, MPH
Early Career Professionals work group 

R. Daniel Duquette, MS, PhD
Caucus Collaborative Chair-Elect

APHA STAFF

Rosa Riley
Program Manager, Affiliate Affairs

Lindsey Wahowiak
Director, Affiliate Affairs

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