Council Members

Council fall 2021

Harry T. Kwon, PhD, MPH, MCHES
President
Serving in a personal capacity
Director, Division of Research Education
Office of Extramural Research, Education, and Priority Populations
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Rockville, MD

Craig H. Blakely, PhD, MPH
President-Elect
Dean
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Tiffany Hill, JD
Treasurer
Owner, TH Legal Consulting, LLC
Edmond, OK

Eldonna Chesnut, MSN, RN
Councilor-At-Large
Division Director of Child Care Licensing
Johnson County Department of Health and Environment
Gardner, KS

Elizabeth M. Altmaier, PhD
Professor Emeritus
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA

Jason Coleman, PhD, MSPH
Director, BS in Public Health Program
University of Nebraska at Omaha
Omaha, NE

Sondos Islam, PhD, MPH, MS
Chair, Department of Urban Public Health
Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science
Los Angeles, CA

Helen Hopp Marshak, PhD, MS, MCHES
Dean, School of Public Health
Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, CA

Mary-Katherine McNatt, DrPH, MPH
Chair, Public Health
AT Still University
Kirksville, MO

Bethany Rainisch, PhD, MPH
Public Health Program Director
CSU Northridge
Northridge, CA

Katherine Sutkowi, MSW
Director of Strategic Planning and Operations
Center for Health Equity and Community Wellness
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Queens, NY

Kristine Tollestrup, PhD, MPH
Director, Graduate Education Programs
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM

Deanna Wathington, MD, MPH, FAAFP
Chief Executive Officer
Commonsense Childbirth, Inc.
Deland, FL