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Public Health Improvement Process Participants

Public Health Improvement Process Steering Committee Members

The following individuals and organizations serve as leaders and thought partners in the public health improvement process:

  • Frank Alexander and Stephanie Arenales, Boulder County Department of Housing and Human Services
  • Robin Bohannan, Boulder County Community Services
  • Susan Buchanan, Boulder Valley Women’s Health
  • Ira Chernus, Boulder Valley Community Action Network
  • Sandy Douglass, Exempla Good Samaritan
  • Betsy Duckett, Boulder Community Health
  • Stephanie Faren, Boulder Valley School District
  • Bryan Krause, St. Vrain Valley Schools
  • Jennifer Morse, Salud Family Health Centers
  • Marilee O’Connor and Darrel Rott, Avista Adventist Hospital
  • Elvira Ramos, Community Foundation serving Boulder County
  • Vicky Rogers, Mental Health Partners
  • Simon Smith, Clinica Family Health Services
  • Doug Yeiser, Foothills United Way
  • Jeff Zayach, Boulder County Public Health

Boulder County Public Health Staff support:

  • Susan Motika, Director of Strategic Initiatives

Implementation Teams

The specific work within each focus area is implemented and overseen by three implementation teams, comprised of members from Boulder County Public Health and other organizations, businesses, and community groups in Boulder County.

  • Healthy Eating and Active Living Team
  • Reducing Substance Abuse Team
  • Improving Mental Health Team

Track Progress

The Public Health Improvement Process is assessing its progress using community-wide, population-level indicators which are tracked on a data dashboard. As the Implementation Teams design and align more of the interventions, additional process level indicators will be identified and tracked.

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Public Health Improvement Process

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