PI-CoPCE Planning Group

ABOUT US

PI-CoPCE’s Planning Group is composed of clinicians, researchers, public health specialists, policy advocates and people from community-based organizations (CBOs), community health centers (CHCs), universities and other regional groups. All six Pacific Island U.S. Territories and Freely-Associated States are represented in the Planning Group.

Our Planning Group

Mr. George CruzUSAPI (Saipan); ChamorroHealthcare Administrator (Marians Health), CHC Board Member (Kagman Community Health Center)
Mrs. Christina StinnettUSAPI (FSM,Chuuk); ChuukeseExecutive Director (Chuuk Women’s Council); Business (Truk Stop Hotel) and  PIDPP
Ms. Melisa LaelanUS (Arkansas); MarshalleseExecutive Director (Arkansas Coalition of Marshallese), PIDPP
Mrs. Fahina Tavake-Pasi US (Utah); TonganExecutive Director (National Tongan American Society), PIDPP
Dr. Ranald SamoaUS (California); Samoan, NiueanClinician Researcher (City of Hope National Medical Center)
Mr. Tana LepuleUS (California); SamoanCommunity Advocate & Researcher
Dr. Rebecca DelafieldUS (Hawaii); ChamorroResearcher (University of Hawaii John A Burns School of Medicine)
Dr. Malia PurdyUS (Hawaii); Native HawaiianCommunity Program Director and Researcher (Malama i ke Ola Health Center & UH JABSOM)
Ms. Innocenta Sound-KikkuUS (Hawaii); Chuukese and CarolinianCommunity Coordinator (Kokua Kalihi Valley Health Center and Micronesian Health Advisory Committee)
Mr. Nena TolenoaUSAPI (Kosrae); KosraeanExecutive (Kosrae Community Health Center) and Chairman (Pacific Islander Primary Care Association)
Mr. Romeo AlfredUSAPI (RMI); MarshalleseBoard Chair (Kwajalein Diak Coalition)
Dr. Myra AdelbaiUSAPI (Palau); PalauanPrimary Health Care (Palau Ministry of Health) and Board Member (Pacific Basin Medical Association
Mr. Adam CarbuillidoUS (Washington DC); ChamorroPolicy Director (AAPCHO)
Mr. Jake FitisemanuUS (Utah); SamoanHealth Administrator (Utah Department of Health), Council Member (West Valley City), Board Member (APIAHF)
Dr. Nia AitaotoUS (Arkansas & Utah), FSM (Kosrae) and RMI; SamoanPublic Health Program Evaluator (RMI Cancer Program, KCHC and AAPCHO) and Researcher (University of Utah and New York University)

Contact Us

How can we work together?

Contact Us

How can we work together?

Contact Us