Congratulations to Nick Henderson (MHA ’17) for being named vice president of Support Services for Cottage Health.
Lauren Gilchrist (MPH ‘08) is the Executive Vice President of External Affairs for Planned Parenthood North Central States.
Catherine Vesley established the Donald and Catherine Vesley Scholarship for Environmental Health to honor the legacy of the late SPH professor and help future generations of students.
Randy Oostra (MHA ’89) and Annette Walker (MHA ’95) were named to Modern Healthcare’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare in 2019.
Mary Ellen Wells (MHA ’84) received the 2019 Regent’s Award for Senior Executives from the American College of Healthcare Executives-Minnesota Chapter.
Congratulations to Kelly Coleman (PhD ’05) for receiving the Distinguished Alumni Citation from Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN.
Brigid Riley (MPH ‘98) is an organizational coach and founded B. E. Riley Consulting in 2011 to support others in moving their important work forward.
Heidi Hayes (MHA ‘15) currently works for Cotiviti, a health care data analytics company, as a consultant to health plans and health care delivery systems, joining them in their efforts to shift the economics of health care.
Christine Bent (MHA ’94) was named chief operating officer for Prime Therapeutics LLC located in Eagan, MN.
Amira Adawe (MPH ’15) of The Beautywell Project was recently featured in a Minnesota Public Radio News story for her role in the successful campaign to get online retailer Amazon to stop selling skin-lightening products containing toxic levels of mercury.
Dr. Rebecca Shlafer (MPH ’16) was appointed to the Children’s Cabinet Advisory Council by MN Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan.