Health Insurance Education Initiative

Regional leaders and team members

Urban Region

Urban region

Urban East region

  • Damaris Karanja — Lead, Nutrition and Health Specialist, St. Louis County
  • Rob Russell — Lead, Labor Education Specialist, St. Louis County
  • Teresa Mareschal — Human Development Specialist, St. Charles County
  • Linda Rellergert — Nutrition and Health Education Specialist, St. Charles County
  • Suzanne Gellman — Family Financial Education Specialist, St. Charles County
  • Michael Ravenscraft — Family Financial Education Specialist, Jefferson County
  • B.J. Eavy — Community Development Specialist, Jefferson County
  • John Nickler — 4-H Development Youth Specialist, St. Charles County
  • Nina Balsam — County Program Director, St. Louis County
  • Mary Wissmann — Nutrition and Health Education Specialist, St. Louis County

Urban West region

  • Shatomi Luster — Lead, Family Financial Education Specialist, Jackson County
  • Richard Zarate — Business Specialist, Clay County
  • Diana Milne — Human Development Specialist, Clay County
  • Karen Elliott — Nutrition and Health Education Specialist, Jackson County
  • Sharen Hunt — 4-H Youth Development Specialist, Platte County
  • Erika Noguera — Research Assistant, Institute of Human Development, University of Missouri-Kansas City