HERI Community Leadership Board Members

Both Florida HERI’s Steering Committee and the Community Leadership Board have been developed and include representatives from across the state of Florida. 

Florida HERI Leadership Board

Back Row, Left to Right—Dr. Penny Ralston, Dr. Angela Adams, Dr. Robert Thomas, Dr. B. Lee Green, Brian Winfield, Magaly Prezeau, Dr. Folake Odedina. Then, front row, left to right—Dr. Eric Alvarez, Sophia Carey (representing Dr. Dewey Painter), Christopher Hill, Carrie Hepburn and Larry Williams.


 Community Leadership Board
Name and Title

 Institution  Contact Information
 
Angela D. Adams, PharmD MPH
Director, Community Engagement Core
Central Florida Pharmacy Council
T: 407-702-7436
Eric Alvarez, PharmD
Clinical & Community Pharmacist


Pharmacy Consultant
Miami

T: 305-965-7886



 

Carol Brady
Project Director, Florida Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Visiting Initiative


Florida Association of Healthy Start Coalitions 
Tallahassee

T: 904-608-8046

 



William Carter
Health Educator, Program Coordinator



 Multicultural Health Institute
Sarasota



Irvin “Pedro” Cohen, EdD
Executive Director


New Town Success Zone
Jacksonville


Dawn Gilman
Manager, Emergency Services


Homeless Coalition of Northeast Florida
Jacksonville



 T: (904) 206-2751



 

Carrie Hepburn
 Executive Director



Tampa Bay Health Care Collaborative
Hillsborough and Pasco County

 
T: 727-812-4952 
C: 727-204-9895 

 Helen Jackson, PhD
President/CEO
 


Women of Color Cultural Foundation
Jacksonville



Mike Mason
Director, Office of Minority Health


Florida Department of Health
Tallahassee

 
T: 850-245-4074



Tony McCray
Economic Development  Director


 IBIS Partners, Inc
Pensacola

T: 850-602-8257



 Gepsie Metellus
Executive Director

Saint La Haitian Neighborhood Community Center
Miami

 
T: 305-573-4871


 Dewey Painter PhD
Co-Founder & Executive Director

South East American Indian Council
Jacksonville

 
C: 904-962-1928
T: 904-410-1100 
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 Lolita Dash Pitts
Executive Director

Front Porch Council
St. Petersburg

 
   T: (727) 804-2868.

 Magaly Prezeau, MPH
CEO/Executive Director

 Community Access Center
Fort Lauderdale

 T: 954-534-9113 

Larry Williams, MS
Founder & Executive Director

 Simeon Resource and Development Center for Men
Orlando

 T: 407-574-5436
C: 407-535-0278

Brian Winfield
Director

 Equality Florida 

727-488-7799