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Master of Public Health Program

MPH Community Advisory Board

Community involvement and input in program is provided by the MPH community advisory board. This advisory board comprises public health stakeholders and the program director, and meets once annually to discuss program practice, and program evaluation and assessment. The members of the MPH community advisory board represent a combination of MPH program alumni, employers of MPH graduates, and MPH program preceptors. In addition, constituents are engaged and their input is received from survey data collected from questionnaires sent to preceptors, alumni and employers.

The members of the MPH community advisory board, their credentials and professional affiliations are listed below in in the table below.

Committee Member

Academic Credentials

Professional Title

Public Health Institution

Green, Jennifer

PhD, MPH

Administrative Director and Local Health Officer

Riley County Health Department

Lightner, Joseph

PhD, MPH

Health Commission Liaison

City of Kansas City, Missouri Health Department

Orr, Jason

MPH

Analyst

Kansas Health Institute

Raybern, Chelsea

MPH

Senior Epidemiologist

Kansas Department of Health and Environment

Tedford, Shari

RN, BAN

Workforce Development/ Student Intern Coordinator

Johnson County Department of Health and Environment 

Tiller, Jason

MS

Director

Saline County Health Department

Von Busch, Tammy

DVM, MPH

Director

Geary County Health Department

Worthington, Amie

MPH

Epidemiologist

Kansas Department of Health and Environment

Meeting Agendas

Meeting Minutes