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REACH Program

Advisory Board

Board Members

The Arizona Healthy Communities Project Advisory Board members are health professionals and leaders in their community with a wealth of experience addressing health disparities and chronic diseases. All members of the board follow the vision and bylaws set in place by the board.

REACH Advisory Board Members
Name Position Organization
Dr. Zeenat Mahal Chair Arizona Diabetes Coalition
Dr. Elizabeth Ortiz de Valdez Co-Chair Concilio Latino de Salud
Doug Hirano Member Asian Pacific Community in Action
Kerrin Kleinschmidt Member American Heart Association
Melanie Mitros Member AZ Living Well Institute
Najla Bryant Member Center for African American Health Arizona

Board Meetings

The Advisory Board met on a monthly basis during the program planning and MAPP assessment process. The board is currently being restructured and new meeting times will be determined when the restructure is complete. All meetings are open to the public.

If you are interested in attending the next meeting, please contact Teresa Manygoats, REACH Program Manager, at (602) 542-2850 for meeting times and locations.

Meeting Minutes and Agendas:

Note: All files are in PDF format unless otherwise stated.