CHIP Leadership & Community Partners

Core Team

Andrea Krause, Jackson County Public Health
Belle Shepherd, Oregon Health Authority
Angela Warren, Jefferson Regional Health Alliance
Caryn Wheeler, OSU Extension Service


Steering Committee

Addictions Recovery Center: Danni Swafford
AllCare Health: Vanessa Becker, Carrie Prechtel
Asante: Keith Lundquist
Jackson Care Connect: Nancy McKinnis, Hannah Ancel
Jackson County Public Health: Jackson Baures
Jackson County Mental Health: Stacy Brubaker
Josephine County Public Health: Audrey Tiberio
La Clinica: Maria Underwood
OnTrack Rogue Valley: Janel Guretzki
Options for Southern Oregon: Sarah Small
Oregon Health Authority: Bevin Hansell
PrimaryHealth: Shannon Cronin, Heidi Hill
Providence Health & Services: Jessica Wynant, Joseph Ichter
Rogue Community Health: Karen Elliott, Ryan Bair
Siskiyou Community Health Center: Kris Miller MD



Housing for All

Co-Chair: Hannah Ancel, Jackson Care Connect
Co-Chair: Sam Engel, AllCare Health
George Adams, Jackson Care Connect CAC
Jackson Baures, Jackson County Public Health, Jackson Care Connect and AllCare CACs
Don Bruland, Jackson Care Connect and AllCare Health CACs
Michael Cavallaro, Rogue Valley Council of Governments
Connie Dillinger, PrimaryHealth CAC
Angela Durant, City of Medford
Kate Dwyer, Illinois Valley Community Development Organization, PrimaryHealth CAC
Jason Elzy, Housing Authority of Jackson County
Keith Lundquist, Asante
Connor McDonnell, Oregon Housing & Community Services
Audrey Tiberio, Josephine County Public Health, AllCare CAC
Joe Vollmar, ACCESS
Kelly Wessels, UCAN – United Community Action Network
Constance Wilkerson, Jackson County Continuum of Care


Families Matter (Parenting Support & Life Skills)

Co-Chair: Carrie Prechtel, AllCare Health
Co-Chair: Maria Underwood, La Clinica
Ann Ackles, Jackson County Public Health
Rene Brandon, Southern Oregon Early Learning Services Hub
Shannon Cronin, PrimaryHealth
Gina DiVincentis, AllCare Health CAC
Sadie Emmons, PrimaryHealth
Lisa Farlin, Southern Oregon Head Start
Susan Fischer-Maki, AllCare Health
Trisha Foster, The Family Connection Parenting Education Hub
Billy Hague, Rogue Valley Fellowship
Mary Hough, MD, Southern Oregon Pediatrics
Rebekah McAnally, Family Nurturing Center Board
Nancy McKinnis, Jackson Care Connect
Tony Mendenhall, Hearts with a Mission, PrimaryHealth CAC
Jennifer Mylenek, CASA – Court Appointed Special Advocates
Tammi Pitzen, Children’s Advocacy Center
Jenny Woo, OHSU School of Nursing
Jessica Wynant, Providence Health & Services


Behavioral Health & Well-Being (Mental Health & Substance Use)

Co-Chair: Stacy Brubaker, Jackson County Mental Health
Co-Chair: Danni Swafford, Addictions Recovery Center
Ryan Bair, Rogue Community Health
Sean Connolly, Rogue Valley Council of Governments John Curtis, Jackson Care Connect CAC
Darin Dale, Jackson Care Connect
Andy Davis, Jackson County Sheriff’s Office
Dori Best De Cantu, La Clinica Athena Goldberg, AllCare Health Linda Joens, Options for Southern Oregon
Rick Jones, Choices Counseling Center, PrimaryHealth CAC
Agnes Lee-Wolfe, Southern Oregon Education Service District
Laurel Madrone, Asante Shawn Martinez, Josephine County Public Health, PrimaryHealth CAC
Tanya Phillips, Jackson County Public Health
Sarah Small, Options for Southern Oregon
Bruce Van Zee, MD, Jefferson Regional Health Alliance