Program Planning and Implementation, Strategic Planning/facilitation, Program Management, Critical thinking/problem solving, Broad range of knowledge in leading chronic diseases and risk factors, Using Social Media in programs, Technical Assistance for states and communities, Community-based program development, Sustainability planning, Budget Management, Leadership and Facilitation, Coalition Building/Collaboration/Partnership Development, Grant writing, Partnership Development
BS and MS from Florida State University
Capital Region YMCA Advisory Board Member Keep Tallahassee/Leon County Beautiful Board Member Leadership Tallahassee- Class 27
* Twenty-nine years of public health experience working in all areas of chronic disease prevention and health promotion including design and implementation of new and innovative programs and strategies. * Collaborating with local, state and national level programs, coalitions, partnerships and funding organizations to effectively and efficiently attain program goals and outcomes. * Leading and managing team efforts to create healthy communities and reduce the leading causes of death and disability. * Managing chronic disease prevention programs at the community, sate and national levels specifically addressing reducing obesity, heart disease and stroke, diabetes, cancer, tobacco, arthritis, and other diseases and conditions and promoting healthy communities. * Skills also include facilitation, strategic planning, document development, grant writing, program management, technical assistance and consultation, collaboration and partnership development, and creative thinking and troubleshooting..