Collaborative Details

The Collaborative’s membership is composed of 35 community leaders from Central Texas who represent a range of stakeholders interested in child health, including school district leaders, nonprofit personnel, practitioners, researchers, and parents.  Members of the Collaborative meet quarterly throughout the academic school year.  

The Collaborative is co-chaired by Andrew Springer, DrPH and Ron Perry (Austin YMCA). For questions about the Collaborative, including volunteer opportunities and membership, please email ChildHealthCollaborative@uth.tmc.edu

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Michael & Susan Dell Community
Collaborative for Child Health Membership

Member

Affiliation

Brooks Ballard, MPH CATCH Global Foundation 
Sarah Bentley  Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living
Christianna Burwell, LMSW Texas State Alliance of YMCAs
Kelli Becerra Williamson County and Cities Health District
Leslie Cullers Round Rock ISD PTA
Angie Cummings, DrPH Health & Human Services Commission
Andrea Dennison, PhD Texas State University
Neilé K. Edens, PhD Common Threads
Megan Grayless, MPH Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living
Alejandra Gonzalez Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living
Erica Gordon Marathon Kids
Jeannette Eyes-Fuchs ACE Austin
Kelsey Herron (Secretary) Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living
Robin Herskowitz HealthStart Foundation, Inc.
Caroline Hilbert, MD, MPH IT'S TIME TEXAS
Deanna Hoelscher, PhD, RD Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living
Rev. Daryl Horton Mount Zion Baptist Church
Sarah McConnon Keep Austin Beautiful
Ray Langlois Williamson County & Cities Health District
Ricardo Lardizabal El Buen Samaritano
Julie Latcham Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living
Becky Lott Manor Independent School District
Tiffni Menendez Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living
Nekosi Nelson  Common Threads
Robert Ochoa Coding with Kids
Edna Parra Del Valle Independent School District
Ron Perry (Co-Chair)  
Stephen Pont, MD Dell Children's Medical Center
Deborah Salvo, PhD Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living
Joanna Saucedo Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living
Cherelle VanBrakle Dell Children's Medical Center 
Ryan Spencer Westcave Outdoor Discovery Center
Andrew Springer, DrPH (Co-Chair) Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living
Maggie Whittington Brighter Bites
Kate Neal Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living
Veronica Rodriguez  Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living