Advisory Committee

Advisory committee for the Maternal and Child Health Professionals Leadership Training Program.

MCH Professional Leadership Instructors and Staff

The Maternal and Child Health Professionals Leadership Training Program advisory committee provides guidance on curriculum strategy, design, and implementation. Advisors include MCH professionals, academic faculty, leadership institute alumni, and other relevant sectors. Members of the team are listed in alphabetical order. This list will be updated as new members are welcomed to the committee. For general questions about the program, contact Deborah Gardner, Program Manager.


Janna Bardi, MPH

Washington State Department of Health
Advisory Committee Member

Betty Bekemeier, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN

Principal Investigator
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Rick Bruch

Web Computing Specialist
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Damarys Espinoza

Advisory Committee Member

Nurit Fischler, MS

Oregon Health Authority
Advisor, NWPHLI Alum

Deborah Gardner, MPH, MFA

Project Manager
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Fardous Guled, RN, BSN

Somali Health Board, Public Health - Seattle & King County
Advisor, NWPHLI Alum

Katie Hutchinson, PhD, MSPH

Washington State Department of Health
Advisor, NWPHLI Alum

Pamela Kohler, PhD, MPH, RN

Advisor
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Gita Krishnaswamy, MEd, MPH

Faculty
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Tao Sheng Kwan-Gett, MD, MPH

Advisor
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Devon Love

Public Health - Seattle & King County
Advisor, NWPHLI Alum

Sarah Manchanda

E-Learning Manager
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Megan Rogers, MSW

Evaluation Specialist
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Michelle Sarju, MSW

Co-Investigator, NWPHLI Director
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Trudy San Jose White

Continuing Education Coordinator
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