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 our Membership and Inclusion Manager Stephani Tyrance at 402-552-9500.

Strategic Plan


Deborah Allen, ScD 
Deputy Director
Health Promotion 
Los Angeles County Dept. of Public Health
Marilyn Johnson, MBA 
Title V/MCH Block Grant 
Mississippi State Dept. of Health                                                        
Sara Kinsman, MD, MSCE, PhD

Maternal, Child, and Family Health 
Philadelphia Dept. of Public Health 
Kiko Malin, MPH, MSW 
Family Health Services Division 
Alameda County Public Health Dept.                                                    
Magda Peck, ScD 
Founder & Sr Advisor
Founder & Principal 
MP3 Health Group
John Sparks, MD 
Professor and Chair
Department of Pediatrics 
University of Nebraska Medical Center

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
Sherry Williams, RNC, WHNP 
Waco-McLennan County Public Health District

South East

D’Yuanna Allen-Robb, MPH 
FIMR Director 
Metro Public Health Department
Heavenly Mitchell
Director of Healthy Start Systems
Boston Public Health Department


Pamela Harris, RN, BSN, MHA, PHN 
DHHS-Division Manager
Director of Nursing 
Sacramento Public Health Div.
Audrey Stevenson, PhD, MPH, MSN, FNP-BC 
Division Director Family Health Services
Salt Lake County Health Dept.


Join us in Providence, RI Sept. 23-25 for the 2019 CityMatCH Maternal and Child Health Leadership Conference