Member Spotlight

September 2021

September 2021

Britton HerbertSouth Carolina Office of Rural HealthProgram Manager, Health System InnovationNOSORH Member since 2019 What I'm working on right now: I am actively working with our Critical Access Hospital quality teams in preparation for the upcoming Flex QI Project....

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June 2021

June 2021

Lela ShepardFlorida Office of Rural HealthDirectorNOSORH Member since 2019 What are you working on right now: What am I not working on. What led you to a career in rural health? Happy accident. Favorite thing about working at a SORH: Everyone is so generous with their...

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May 2021

May 2021

Joyce FetrowProject AssociateMichigan Center for Rural HealthNorthern Michigan Opiate Response ConsortiumNOSORH Member since 2019 What are you working on right now: I am the project associate for the Northern Michigan Opiate Response Consortium (NMORC). Our work spans...

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April 2021

April 2021

Pete WaltonOklahoma Office of Rural HealthProgram EvaluatorNOSORH Member since 2013Favorite thing about working at a SORH: I love being able to make friends with people all over the country with the same passion for rural health! Can we get back to in-person meetings...

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March 2021

March 2021

Lindy VincentWashington State Office of Rural HealthRural Hospital Program ManagerNOSORH Member since 2016 What I’m working on right now: Working on our EMS Flex grant with our EMS Project Coordinator to develop webinars for trainings - learning a lot from him as...

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February 2021

Tonne McCoyIdaho Bureau of Rural Health & Primary CareHealth Program ManagerNOSORH Member since 2017 What advice do you have for new NOSORH members? Reach out to the SORH vets! I am a super introvert, but this is the most amazing, down to earth, knowledgeable,...

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January 2021

January 2021

Jill OesterleMichigan Center for Rural HealthManager, Rural Health Clinic ServicesNOSORH Member since 2017 Favorite thing about working at a SORH: Making connections with other SORHs. I enjoy getting to know other SORH staff, learning about their state and what they...

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December 2020

December 2020

Penny BlackWisconsin Office of Rural HealthData and Evaluation Program ManagerNOSORH Member since 2014 What I'm working on right now: A rather large data organizing project. Your eyes may have just glazed over but I love this stuff. We’re a small office (8 staff) but...

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August 2020

August 2020

Shannon ChambersSouth Carolina Office of Rural HealthDirector of Provider SolutionsNOSORH Member since 2011Favorite thing about working at a SORH: Helping RHCs. I've had the privilege to speak at several SORH-sponsored workshops around the country. I'm on the board of...

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June 2020

June 2020

Alia Hayes New Hampshire Office of Rural Health & Primary Care Rural Health Manager (Flex/SHIP Coordinator) NOSORH Member since 2017 Favorite thing about working at a SORH: Opportunities abound. Being a member of a SORH is all about making connections and reducing...

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