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IHS Area Representatives and National At-Large Members

Alaska Area
Region 10: Seattle

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2019)
(VACANT)

Alaska Area
Region 10: Seattle

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2019)
(VACANT)

Albuquerque Area
Region 6: Dallas
Region 8: Denver

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2019)
(VACANT)

Albuquerque Area
Region 6: Dallas
Region 8: Denver

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2019)
(VACANT)

Bemidji Area
Region 5: Chicago

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2019)
Aaron A. Payment
Chairman
Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians
523 Ashmun St.
Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
Cell: (906) 440-5937
aaronpayment@yahoo.com; aaronpayment@saulttribe.net

Bemidji Area
Region 5: Chicago

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2019)
(VACANT)

Billings Area
Region 8: Denver

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2020)
(VACANT)

Billings Area
Region 8: Denver

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2020)
(VACANT)

California Area
Region 9: San Francisco

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2020)
(VACANT)

California Area
Region 9: San Francisco

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2020)
(VACANT)

Great Plains Area
Region 7: Kansas City
Region 8: Denver

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2020)
Collette Adamsen
Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians
Director
National Resource Center on Native American Aging
The University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
1301 North Columbia Road, Stop 9037
Suite E231
Office E246
Grand Forks, ND 58202
Office: (701) 777-0676
collette.adamsen@med.und.edu

Great Plains Area
Region 7: Kansas City
Region 8: Denver

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2020)
(VACANT)

Nashville Area
Region 1: Boston
Region 2: New York
Region 3: Philadelphia
Region 4: Atlanta

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2019)
(VACANT)

Nashville Area
Region 1: Boston
Region 2: New York
Region 3: Philadelphia
Region 4: Atlanta

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2019)
(VACANT)

Navajo Area
Region 6: Dallas
Region 8: Denver
Region 9: San Francisco

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2020)
(VACANT)

Navajo Area
Region 6: Dallas
Region 8: Denver
Region 9: San Francisco

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2020)
(VACANT)

Oklahoma Area
Region 6: Dallas
Region 7: Kansas City

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2020)
Lancer Stephens
Wichita and Affiliated Tribes
Assistant Professor
University of Oklahoma
Lancer-Stephens@ouhsc.edu

Oklahoma Area
Region 6: Dallas
Region 7: Kansas City

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2020)
(VACANT)

Phoenix Area
Region 6: Dallas
Region 9: San Francisco

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2019)
(VACANT)

Phoenix Area
Region 6: Dallas
Region 9: San Francisco

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2019)
(VACANT)

Portland Area
Region 10:  Seattle

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2020)
(VACANT)

Portland Area

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2020)
(VACANT)

Tucson Area
Region 9: San Francisco

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2019)
(VACANT)

Tucson Area
Region 9: San Francisco

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2019)
(VACANT)

National At-Large Member

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2019)
Jenna Bowman
Director
Tulalip Community Health Department
Tulalip Tribe of Washington
jbowman@tulaliptribes-nsn.gov

National At-Large Member

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2019)
(VACANT)

National At-Large Member

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2020)
(VACANT)

National At-Large Member

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2020)
(VACANT)

National At-Large Member

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2020)
(VACANT)

National At-Large Member

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2020)
(VACANT)

National At-Large Member

Delegate (term ends 6/30/2019)
Joseph Neil Henderson
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
Executive Director
Memory Keepers Medical Discovery Team University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth Campus
jnhender@d.umn.edu

National At-Large Member

Alternate (term ends 6/30/2019)
(VACANT)

Federal Partners

Office of Minority Health

Delegate
Matthew Y.C. Lin
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Minority Health Director, Office of Minority Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
1101 Wootton Parkway, Suite 600
Rockville, MD 20852
Office: (240) 453-2882
Fax: (240) 453-2883
Matthew.Lin@hhs.gov

Office of Minority Health

Alternate
Damion Killsback
Captain, U.S. Public Health Service
Acting Director, Division of Policy and Data
Office of Minority Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
1101 Wootton Parkway, Suite 600
Rockville, MD 20852
Office: (240) 453-6177
Fax: (240) 453-2883
Damion.Killsback@hhs.gov

Agency for Health Research and Quality

Delegate
Kishena C. Wadhwani
Director, Division of Scientific Review
Office of Extramural Research, Education and Priority Populations
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
5600 Fishers Lane, Room 06N01
Rockville, MD 20857
Office: (301) 427-1556
Fax: (301) 427-1562
kishena.wadhwani@ahrq.hhs.gov

Agency for Health Research and Quality

Alternate
(VACANT)

Intergovernmental and External Affairs

Delegate
Stacey Ecoffey
Principal Advisor Tribal Affairs
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, SW, Room 630 F
Washington, DC 20201
Office: (202) 690-7410
Fax: (202) 401-3702
Stacey.Ecoffey@hhs.gov

Intergovernmental and External Affairs

Alternate
Elizabeth "Liz" Carr
Tribal Affairs Specialist
200 Independence Avenue, SW, Room 630 F
Washington, DC 20201
Office: (202) 690-6060
Elizabeth.Carr@hhs.gov

Indian Health Service

Delegate
Rachael Tracy
Health Research Advisor
Indian Health Service
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
Office: (301) 443-2029
Rachael.Tracy@ihs.gov

Indian Health Service

Alternate
Yvonne M. Davis
Program Evaluator
Indian Health Service
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
Office: (301) 443-2417
yvonne.davis@ihs.gov

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Delegate
Delight Satter
Senior Advisor Tribal Research and Program Integration
CDC/Office for State, Tribal, Local and Territorial Support
4770 Buford Highway MS E70
Atlanta, GA 30341
Office: (404) 498-0440
zuc0@cdc.gov

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alternate
(VACANT)

Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation

Delegate
Adelle Simmons
Senior Program Analyst
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation
Office of Health Policy
200 Independence Avenue, SW, Room 447D
Washington, DC 20201
Office: (202) 690-6870
adelle.simmons@hhs.gov

Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation

Alternate
(VACANT)

National Institutes of Health

Delegate
Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable
Director
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
6707 Democracy Boulevard, Suite 800
Bethesda, MD 20892-5465
Office: (301) 402-1366
eliseo.perez-stable@nih.gov

National Institutes of Health

Alternate
Joyce A. Hunter
Senior Advisor
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
6707 Democracy Boulevard, Suite 800
Bethesda, MD 20892-5465
Office: (301) 402-1366
hunterj@nih.gov

Health Resources and Services Administration

Delegate
CAPT Elijah Martin Jr.
Tribal Affairs Manager
Office of Health Equity
Health Resources & Services Administration
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
Office: (301) 443-7526
Emartin@hrsa.gov

Health Resources and Services Administration

Alternate
(VACANT)

Administration for Children and Families

Delegate
Aleta Lynn Meyer
Team Lead for American Indian and Alaska Native Research
Senior Social Science Research Analyst
Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
370 L’Enfant Promenade, SW, 7th Floor West
Washington, DC 20447
Office: (202) 401-5262
aleta.meyer@acf.hhs.gov

Administration for Children and Families

Alternate
Hilary Forster
Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
370 L’Enfant Promenade, SW, 7th Floor West
Washington, DC 20447
Office: (202) 619-1790
hilary.forster@acf.hhs.gov

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Delegate
(VACANT)

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Alternate
(VACANT)

Last Modified: 11/5/2018 12:19:00 PM