Karen Hendricks-Munoz, M.D., M.P.H., Chair
Executive Director (Interim), Deputy Director, VCU Center on Health Disparities
Professor Emeritus, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
VCU School of Medicine
Steering Committee Members:
Kevin Allison, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President for Strategy and Development
Faye Belgrave, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Cultural Experiences in Prevention
Department of Psychology
PonJola Coney, M.D.
Executive director (2010-2020)
Professor emeritus (2020-present)
School of Medicine, CoHD
Rebecca Etz, Ph.D.
Co-Director, The Larry A. Green Center
Department of Family Medicine and Population Health
Sheryl Garland, M.H.A.
Chief of Health Impact
VCU Health System
Kevin Harris, Ph.D., M.S.A.
Associate Vice President for Academic Health Sciences
The Office of the Vice President for Health Sciences
Jason Smith, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Provost Community Engagement
David Lanning, M.D., Ph.D.
Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU
Maghboeba Mosavel, Ph.D.
Department of Health Behavior and Policy
Aashir Nasim, Ph.D.
Vice President for Inclusive Excellence
Cynthia Newbille, Ph.D.
East End 7th District, Richmond City Council
Amy Popovich, R.N., M.S.N.
Public Health Nurse
Virginia Department of Health
Sarah Price, Ph.D.
VCU School of Social Work
Joann T. Richardson, Ph.D., C.H.E.S.
Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences
Program Manager, Early Childhood Development Initiative
Virginia Department of Social Services
Diane Wilson, Ed.D., M.S., R.D.
VCU Department of Internal Medicine