NASTAD Announces 2020-2021 Board of Directors

By Kyle Taylor May 20, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 20, 2020

CONTACT: Kyle Taylor
Director, Communications, NASTAD
ktaylor@NASTAD.org

NASTAD Announces 2020-2021 Board of Directors

Washington, DC - Today, NASTAD, a leading non-partisan non-profit association that represents public health officials who administer HIV and hepatitis programs in the U.S., announced its 2020-2021 Board of Directors. NASTAD is governed by a 23-member, elected Board charged with making policy and program decisions on behalf of the full membership.

The 2020-2021 Board of Directors includes:  

Officers (Executive Committee)
Marlene McNeese, Houston, Chair
Shelley Lucas, Texas, Chair-Elect
Elizabeth Crutsinger-Perry, Washington, Vice-Chair
Michael Kharfen, District of Columbia, Secretary-Treasurer
Johanne Morne, New York, Immediate Past-Chair (ex-officio, voting)
Stephen Lee, Executive Director (ex-officio, non-voting)   

Board Members
Sharon Jordan, Alabama
Susan Jones, Alask
Dave Kern, Chicago
Martin Luta, Delaware
Laura Reeves, Florida
William Lyons, Georgia
Peter Whiticar, Hawaii
Jeremy Turner, Indiana
Randy Mayer, Iowa
Dawn Fukuda, Massachusetts
Colin Flynn, Maryland
Andrew Gans, New Mexico
Demetre Daskalakis, New York City
Jacquelyn Clymore, North Carolina
Thomas Bertrand, Rhode Island
Tracey Packer, San Francisco
Ali Mansaray, South Carolina
Meredith Brantley, Tennessee

“It is my pleasure to welcome the 2020-2021 NASTAD Board of Directors,” said Stephen Lee, NASTAD Executive Director. “NASTAD is at an unimaginable juncture in its work with U.S. public health officials, many of whom are leading initiatives to end the HIV and hepatitis epidemics, suddenly against the backdrop of the COVID-19 crisis. I am eager to work with the new Board of Directors to lead with policy as we chart out a path towards ending the HIV and hepatitis epidemics while addressing systemic inequities and strengthening our public health infrastructure.”

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About NASTAD
Founded in 1992, NASTAD is a leading non-partisan non-profit association that represents public health officials who administer HIV and hepatitis programs in the U.S. Our singular mission is to end the intersecting epidemics of HIV, viral hepatitis, and related conditions. We do this work by strengthening governmental public health through advocacy, capacity building, and social justice.