Stakeholder Advisory Board

The HERCULES Community Engagement Core maintains an active Stakeholder Advisory Board (SAB), which includes local residents, non-profits, government agencies, and academic partners. The SAB guides all CEC activities and ensures community concerns about environmental health issues are incorporated into HERCULES.

View HERCULES SAB Members

The Community Stakeholder Online Binder

Some of the Stakeholder Advisory Board members after a 2018 SAB meeting.

Stakeholder Advisory Board Members

Bill Burns

Bill Burns

Environmental Awareness

Bren Ames

Bren Ames

Aye Open Outcomes National Human Ecology Action League (HEAL)

Camilla Warren

Camilla Warren

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Columbus Ward

Columbus Ward

Peoplestown Revitalization Corp

Faith Flack

Faith Flack

Georgia Department of Public Health

Franklin Sanchez

Franklin Sanchez

Georgia Department of Public Health

Garry Harris

Garry Harris

Center for Sustainable Communities

Gil Frank

Gil Frank

Retired, Historic Westside Gardens

Joan Wilson

Joan Wilson

Urban Health Initiative

John Steward

John Steward

Georgia State University, School of Public Health

Julia Campbell

Julia Campbell

Community Member

Julie Aring

Julie Aring

Citizen Scientist

Karla Blaginin

Karla Blaginin

Dichos de la Casa

Leann Bing

Leann Bing

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR)

Leslie Rubin

Leslie Rubin

Southeast Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit (PEHSU); Innovative Solutions for Disadvantage and Disability (ISDD)

Lynne Young

Lynne Young

Pathways to Sustainability

Milton Cochran, Sr.

Milton Cochran, Sr.

Economic Development Administration (EDA)

Monica Robinson

Monica Robinson

Fulton County Board of Health

Na’Taki Osborne Jelks

Na’Taki Osborne Jelks

West Atlanta Watershed Alliance

Nasra Mirreh

Nasra Mirreh

Refugee Family Assistance Program

Priya Vellaithambi

Priya Vellaithambi

Atlanta Housing

Rosario Hernandez

Rosario Hernandez

Historic Westside Gardens

Shannon Lee

Shannon Lee

The Conservation Fund

Simone Charles

Simone Charles

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

Tami Thomas-Burton

Tami Thomas-Burton

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Taranji Alvarado

Taranji Alvarado

Historic Westside Gardens, Community Member

Yomi Noibi

Yomi Noibi

Environmental Community Action (ECO-Action)

Mary Wilson

Mary Wilson

Co-Founder, Ubuntu Community Catalyst, Inc.

Community Engagement Core Personnel

Erin Lebow-Skelley, MPH

Erin Lebow-Skelley, MPH

Community Engagement Manager

Melanie Pearson, PhD

Melanie Pearson, PhD

Director, Community Engagement Core; Rollins School of Public Health

Michelle Kegler, DrPH, MPH

Michelle Kegler, DrPH, MPH

Professor, Rollins School of Public Health