Advisory Groups

County Health Rankings Scientific Advisory Group

  • Pat Remington, MD, MPH (Chair); Associate Dean, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Renee Branch Canady, PhD, MPA; CEO, Michigan Public Health Institute
  • Jim Chase, MHA; President, Minnesota Community Measurement
  • Maggie Super Church, MSc, MCP; Consultant, Conservation Law Foundation, Gateway Cities Innovation Institute
  • Tom Eckstein, MBA; Consultant, Arundel Street Consulting, Inc., America’s Health Rankings
  • Rebecca Tave Gluskin, PhD; Chief Statistician, Measure of America
  • Kurt Greenlund, PhD; Acting Director, Division of Population Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Jim Holt, PhD, MPA; Team Leader, Analytic Methods Division of Population Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Carolyn Miller, MA, MS; Senior Program Officer, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Ana Diez Roux, MD, PhD; Dean, Dornsife School of Public Health, Drexel University
  • Steven Teutsch, MD, MPH; Consultant, Adjunct Professor at the Fielding School of Public Health, UCLA, Senior Fellow, Schaeffer Center, University of Southern California
  • Trissa Torres, MD, MSPH, FACPM; Chief Operations and North America Programs Officer, Institute for Healthcare Improvement

RWJF Culture of Health Prize Advisory Group

  • John Auerbach, MBA, President / CEO, Trust for America’s Health
  • Bettina Byrd-Giles, MA.Ed, CEO, The Bethesda Life Center, Inc.
  • Colby Dailey, MA, Managing Director, Build Healthy Places Network
  • Kristin Giantris, MPA, Managing Director - Consulting, Nonprofit Finance Fund
  • Maeghan Gilmore, MPH, Program Director - County Solutions & Innovation, National Association of Counties
  • Ben Hecht, JD, President/CEO, Living Cities
  • Necole S. Irvin, JD, MPH, Principal, Blackwood Advisors (Prize National Advisory Group Chair)
  • Letetia Daniels Jackson, BBA, President/CEO, Tandeka, LLC
  • Marcus Littles, MPA, Senior Partner, Frontline Solutions
  • Vilma Martínez-Domínguez, BS, Community Development Director, City of Lawrence, Mayor’s Liaison to the Mayor’s Health Task Force
  • Khanh Nguyen, JD, Senior Program Officer, The Colorado Health Foundation
  • Kalpana Ramiah, DrPH, MSc, Director of Research, America’s Essential Hospitals
  • Joe Reardon, JD, President / CEO, Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce
  • Eduardo Sánchez, MD, MPH, FAAFP, Chief Medical Officer – Prevention, Chief – Center for Health Metrics and Evaluation, American Heart Association
  • Allen J. Smart, MPH, MA, Project Director, Rural Philanthropy, Campbell University