The Advisory Council on the State Program for Wellness and the Prevention of Chronic Disease (CWCD) - Board Members

Vacancy Notices

CWCD is currently seeking an energetic and qualified individual to fill the following position:

Current Members

Committee positions are established within NRS 439.518.

Ihsan Azzam, PhD, MD

Chief Medical Officer
(2a) The Chief Medical Officer or the designee of the Chief Medical Officer

Amber Donnelli

Dean of Health Science and Human Services
(2k) One representative of the Nevada System of Higher Education from a list of persons submitted to the Administrator by the Board of Regents of the University of Nevada

Thomas McCoy, JD

Council Chair
(2f) One representative of an organization committed to the prevention and treatment of chronic diseases

Stacy Briscoe, RD

Registered Dietician
(2g) One registered dietitian

Tina Dortch, MPA

Program Manager
(2h) One representative who is a member of a racial or ethnic minority group appointed from a list of persons submitted to the Administrator by the Advisory Committee of the Office of Minority Health within the Office for Consumer Health Assistance of the Department

Christine Syverson, BS

Chief Executive Officer
(2i) One representative of private employers in this State who has experience in matters relating to employment and human resources

Maria Azzarelli

Public Health Supervisor
(2j) One representative of a local health authority

Andrew Snyder, MAT

Education Programs Professional
(2b) The Superintendent of Public Instruction or the designee of the Superintendent

Caitlin Gatchalain

Nevada Government Relations Director
(2e) One representative of the Nevada Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance or its successor organization

Chris Needham, NRS

Vice Chair, Director of Business Development
(2c) One representative of the health insurance industry

George Dounis, DDS, MS, FICD

Professor of Clinical Sciences
(2d) One provider of health care

Laura Valley

Retired Physical Education Specialist, Carson City School District
(2e) One representative of the Nevada Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance or its successor organization

Michelle Gorelow, MAEd

Nevada Assemblywoman

 

(3b) One member of the Assembly