Tuesday , May 30 2017

Board of Directors

Board of Directors 

July 2016 - June 2017



David Buchner, MD, MPH

Shahid & Ann Carlson Khan Professor of Applied Health Sciences
Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana-Champaign, IL
Research, health benefits of physical activity; policy, systems, environmental change; public health training programs, aging, ACSM, national PA plan, PA Guidelines

picture of David Buchner

Kelly Corbin, MA

Physical Activity Coordinator
Minnesota Department of Health
Rochester, MN
Active Transportation, Healthy Community Design, Population Health Improvement, Complete Streets, Safe Routes to School

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Brian Coyle, MPH, CWPC
Vice President

Physical Activity Coordinator/Worksite Wellness Coordinator
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Lincoln, Nebraska
State Public Health PA coordinator, CSH and PA/PE in schools, Worksite Wellness

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Chris Danley, MURP

Active Transportation Planner
Boise, Idaho
Cycling, Safe Routes to School, active transportation, health impact assessment, planning

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Kathy Dean, MS

K-8 Physical Education director
Phoenix, AZ
Physical activity/physical education; corporate wellness; coordinated school health; active and frail older adults

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Natasha Frost, JD
Immediate Past President

(ex-officio non-voting)
Public Health Law Center, William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, MN
Policy and environmental change, legal, evidence base, training


Marzell I Gray, MBA, PAPHS

Adjunct Faculty, Concordia University
National Presenter, National Exercise Training Association
Elk River, MN
NETA, State Public Health, Exercise Science, Health Education, Physical Activity, Nutrition, Environmental Change, Policy

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Hillary Hanson, MPH, MS, CPH

Deputy Health Officer
Flathead City-County Health Department
Kalispell, MT
Local public policy, active transportation, healthy community design, collaboration, local public health

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Suzanne Kelley, MSW

Vermont Department of Health
Burlington, Vermont
State public health; healthy community design; policy, systems, environmental change; physical activity and nutrition

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James Kissee

Washington State Physical Activity Coordinator
Olympia, WA
Policy and environment and systems changes, Active Community Environments. Complete Streets, Safe Routes to School, school siting, and tribes

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Tim Vaske

Regional Campaign Manager
American Heart Association, Voices for Healthy Kids
Washington, D.C.
Health Policy, Advocacy Campaigns, Safe Routes to School, Complete Streets, Walking and Biking Appropriations, Shared Use of Schools

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