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Board of Directors

A Diverse Board of Directors Striving for Health Equity for Black Women & Girls

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Our Board of Directors

Highly committed, independent, balanced in its composition and enriched with the diversity of its members.

Angela M. Marshall, MD, FACP (Chair)

President and CEO
Comprehensive Women’s Health Primary Care Center

Kevin J. Holt (Treasurer)

COO and Co-founder
H & H Hospitality

Byllye Y. Avery

Ex-officio & Founder

Kellie Molin-Kenol

USP Pharma Lead, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp.

Terri D. Wright, PhD, MPH

Vice President for Program and Community
Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer Foundation

Deborah Reid, JD

Senior Health Policy Attorney
Legal Action Center

Rachael Eckles, JD/MA (Bioethics)

Director, Regulatory Policy
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Tony Forte

Fortell Communications

Nancy C. Lee, MD

Vedette Gavin, MPH, MPA

Director of Research and Partnership
Conservation Law Foundation

Deja Love, MPH, CPT

Practice Consultant
Patient Centered Medical Home

Linda Gill Anderson

Membership Director
National Parking Association

Maria Bailey Benson, MS

Residential Faculty and Business Coordinator
South Mountain Community College

Labriah Lee Holt, Esq.

Outreach & Engagement Director

Kiara St. James

Executive Director
NY Transgender Advocacy Group

Sharon Hawks, MS, RDN, CDE, LDN

Nutrition and Diabetes Education Center

Ciemone Sheppard

Managing Partner
Sheppard Benefits Group

Erica Reaves, DRPH, MPP


Gregg Alton

Former Chief Patient Officer / Interim CEO
Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Linda Goler Blount, MPH, Ex-officio

President and CEO
Black Women’s Health Imperative