OnePierce Aids Mission-Driven Organizations to Advance Behavioral Health Equity

Community Advisory Council

The Community Advisory Council is composed of Pierce County residents with diverse backgrounds who come together with a shared goal of elevating the voices of the communities they represent. They help inform the work Elevate Health is engaged in to improve healthcare in our region.

  • Anthony Blankenship

    Admin & Development Coordinator
    Yoga Behind Bars

  • Aja Cheslik

    Supportive Employment Supervisor
    Kitsap Mental Health Services

  • Cheri Coleman, MBA

    PartnerCafe-Bridging the Gap across sectors

    Community Engagement and Resource and Service Provider
    Developmental Disabilities Administration, Washington State Department of Social and Health Services

  • Janine Colletta

    Mental Health Counselor

  • Shandi Dailey

    Community Relations Coordinator
    Pierce, Thurston-Mason and Kitsap County, Coordinated Care

  • Maria DePerro

    Community Engagement Coordinator
    Beacon Health Options

  • Marie Doage Harris

  • Pamela Draper

    Teaching Public About Processed Food Labels
    Beecher's Foundation

  • Melanie Garnica

    Community Relations Specialist

  • Willie B. Harris, Jr.

  • Sarah Irish

    Pierce County Community Engagement Specialist
    Molina Healthcare

  • Barbara Kaelberer

    Community Advocate

    Former Chair
    Community Advisory Council

  • John Levi

    Community Engagement Manager
    Elevate Health

  • Yuni Medlin

    Program and Data Manager
    LASA (Living Access Support Alliance)

    Co-chair; Board of Directors Liaison
    Community Advisory Council

  • Ann B. Mumford

    Community Health Advocate

  • Kirby Pollard

    Retired; Former Combat Medic, EMT, Paramedic, and Licensed Practical Nurse
    United States Army

    Board of Directors Liaison Alternate
    Community Advisory Council

  • Cheri Profit

    Case Manager / Social Worker

  • Nelson Rascon

    Better Properties

  • Emily T. Reed


  • Jaime Stout

    Program Manager of Disability Services
    Goodwill of the Olympics and Rainier Region

  • Doreen VanderVort

    Social Worker and Parent to Parent Coordinator

    Community Advisory Council

We are committed to transforming our health systems and believe better health is the cornerstone of community and economic vitality.

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