Leadership

The Board of Directors for the Diabetes Coalition of Mississippi is as follows:

Coalition Director
Madison Moore, MS

Board Members

Sonja Fuqua, Ph.D., RN, Chair, Mississippi Primary Health Care Association (MPHCA)

Debbie Colby, RD, CDE, Past Chair, The National Diabetes and Obesity Research Center

Julia Woods, PharmD, Chair Elect, University of Mississippi Medical Center

Julie Grogan, MS, RN, Secretary, MS, RD, Novo Nordisk

Ryan Kelly, MS, Treasurer, Horizon

Isley Carter, Ph.d., Medical Advisor

Jeffrey Jones, RPh, CAE, Policy Workstream Chair, Mississippi State Department of Health

Kimberly JohnsonParliamentarian, MS Department of Corrections

Santee Johnson, MS,PCED,ICPS,CHW,CNP, Communications, Mississippi University for Women

Patricia Gatewood, Management Workstream Chair, Mississippi State Department of Health

Linda Gwaltney, MS, RD, LD, CDE, PhD, CHES, Prevention Workstream Chair, Hattiesburg Clinic

Laura TuckerMSDH Representative, Mississippi Department of Health

Members at Large

Beverly Hearn, RN, CDE, East Central Chapter Chair, Greater Meridian Health Clinic, Inc.

Matt Strum, Pharm. D., BCACP, CDE, Northern Chapter Chair, Novo Nordisk

Emily Thevis, RDN, LD, CSOWM, Southern Chapter Chair, National Diabetes and Obesity Research Institute

Darlene Willis, Choctaw Health Department

Julia Woods, PharmD, Central Chapter Chair, MS State Department of Health