Monday , August 21 2017

Announcing Scholars to the National Walking Summit

NPAS received 29 applications in a very competitive process for scholarships to attend the National Walking Summit in September in St Paul, Minnesota. With some scholars covering parts of their own travel, we were able to stretch our resources to allow for seven NPAS scholarshipees. You'll be hearing about their adventures at the National Walking Summit, as part of their scholarship requirements include sharing what they learn.
Congratulations to these seven recipients:
  • Mike Bulger, Healthy Communities Project Coordinator, Common Ground Health, Rochester, NY, serving a region of western New York
  • Matthew Coleman, Primary Prevention Coordinator, Tennessee Department of Health, statewide in Tennessee
  • LaurenFinn, Community Health Educator, Lancaster General Health/PennMedicine Lancaster County, PA
  • WendyOlson Hansen, Health Promotion Specialist, Flathead City-County Health Department, Flathead City-County in northwest Montana
  • Cameron Lievense, Worksite Wellness Coordinator, Shasta County Health & Human Services Agency, Shasta County, California
  • Mary Michaels, Public Health Prevention Coordinator, City of Sioux Falls Health Department, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
  • Brad Stroud, Executive Director, Live Well Crawford County, Crawford County, Kansas

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About Pam Eidson

Pam Eidson is executive director of the National Physical Activity Society.

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