Board of Directors

Board of Directors

The CityMatCH Board of Directors is composed of member representatives who hold a unique vision for the future of urban MCH and participate in developing the course of action for CityMatCH. The Board defines the mission of the organization and establishes policy that outlines how the organization accomplishes its mission.  If you are a CityMatCH member representative and are interested in becoming a member of the board, please contact us at

Strategic Plan



Marilyn Johnson, MBA 
Title V/MCH Block Grant 
Mississippi State Dept. of Health 
Kiko Malin, MPH, MSW 
Family Health Services Division
Alameda County Public Health Dept.                                                
Ilish Neely, MPH, FDC, CLC 
Family Wellness Suite Site Coordinator
NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene – Bronx
Angela Newman-White, MA
Cuyahoga County Board of Health
NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene – Bronx

North Central

Stephanie Graves, BSN, PHN 
MCH Coordinator 
Minneapolis Health Department
Kellie L. Teter, MPA
(CityMatCH Board Chair) 
MCH Program Manager 
Denver Public Health

North East

Deborah Kaplan, DrPH, MPH, R-PA 
Asst. Commissioner 
Bureau of Maternal, Infant and Reproductive Health 
NYC Dept. of Health & Mental Hygiene
Ana Novais 
Executive Director
Division of Community, Family Health and Equity 
RI Department of Health

South Central

Clemelia Richardson, PhD, MSW 
Administration Manager 
Houston Health Department

South East

D’Yuanna Allen-Robb, MPH 
FIMR Director 
Metro Public Health Department


Nicole Evans, MSW, MBA 
MCAH Director/Coordinator
Pasadena Public Health Department
Pamela Harris, RN, BSN, MHA, PHN 
DHHS-Division Manager
Director of Nursing 
Sacramento Public Health Div.

Institutional Board Members

Chad Abresch, PhD 
Executive Director

Magda Peck, ScD 
Founder & Sr Advisor
Founder & Principal 
MP3 Health Group

John Sparks, MD 
Department of Pediatrics 
University of Nebraska Medical Center

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