ABOUT THE ADDRESSING HEALTH DISPARITIES LEADERSHIP PROGRAM
The National Council’s Addressing Health Disparities Leadership Program supports mid-level managers to develop their voice, agency, and power to advance health equity within their organization and across their broader communities by:
- Bolstering the development of their and others’ skills to advance health equity within their organizations and communities.
- Leading organizational and community efforts that advance health equity within a broader context of community diversity, inclusion and social justice.
Participants graduate from this program equipped to lead and sustain efforts to eliminate health disparities among the people and communities they serve.
The Addressing Health Disparities Leadership Program will begin in March 2018 and conclude in October 2018. Participants will engage in the following activities:
- Program Introduction Webinar
- Three In-Person Meetings
- Monthly 1:1 Coaching Calls
- Monthly Peer-Support Calls
- Monthly Assignments & Readings
Sarah Andrade, Lifeways, Inc.
Tiffany Callender, Horizon Foundation
Alicja Carter, Gateway to Prevention and Recovery
Eledys Cedeno, Passageway Residence of Dade County, Inc.
Carrie Chanter, Genesee Health System
Tiffany Delaney, Integrity House
Elizabeth Dickeson, The Arc of Anchorage
Tonicia Freeman-Foster, Central Florida Behavioral Health Network
Maileen Hamto, Aurora Mental Health Center
Carmen Heredia, Valle del Sol
Stacy Hodgkinson, Children’s National Health System
Holly Jordt, Flathead City-County Health Department
Mari Kriescher, Oneida Nation
Aja Owens, Poetry for Personal Power
Shakira Perez-Jones, Mental Health Association of New York City
Lindsay Riggs, Helen Ross McNabb Center
Sandy Ryman, Greater Oregon Behavioral Health Inc.
Delores Williams, Mental Health and Recovery Services Board
Nation Wright, Santa Fe Recovery Center
Applications for the 2018 cohort are now closed. Please contact DanaL@thenationalcouncil.org if you wish to be notified when applications open for the next cohort.
National Council Leadership Development Offerings
The National Council maintains a large portfolio of training opportunities for staff at every level. Learn about our Middle Management Academy and upcoming National Council webinars for other leadership development offerings.
We also provide a consulting service line that can be customized to meet your organization’s unique leadership and development needs. Ask us how.