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Committees & Task Forces

Let us know if you want to get involved! Please contact us for more information on the work of the committees and task forces listed below.

Access & Empowerment Standing Committee
Chair:  Sherry Welsh, Central PA Transportation Authority
This committee identifies needs, conducts research and seeks solutions to address issues related to health care access, health insurance and related challenges.

Advocacy & Public Policy
Chair:  New Committee; chair TBD
This committee identifies community health opportunities; educates lawmakers, community leaders and others; and engages stakeholders to take action and advocate for progress. 


Community Engagement Standing Committee
Chair: Joe Kirkenir, YMCA of the Roses 
This committee assists with communications, event planning and strategic relationship building.

Prevention & Wellness Standing Committee
Chair: Robert Fawcett, MD
This committee oversees the York County Walks initiative, which is working to promote walking and improve walkability of our communities.

Your Life – Your Wishes Task Force
Chair: Christine Harrop-Stein, York College of PA 
The task force conducts educational sessions to help residents understand advance care options, encourage family conversations and the sharing of advance directives. Coalition volunteers are available to assist residents with advance directive documents.