Members of the Board of Certification of Community Health Workers

See who makes up our Board.
Board Member Seat

Jean Zotter, Chair

Director, Office of Integrated Policy, Planning and Management for the Division of Prevention and Wellness, Commissioner's Office

Joanne Calista, Vice-Chair

Community Health Worker Training Organization Representative

Henrique O. Schmidt, Secretary

Community Health Worker 4

Catherine Bourassa

Community-Based Community Health Worker Employer

Patricia Edraos

Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers Representative

Sheila Och

Community Health Worker 2

Maritza Smidy

Community Health Worker 1

Denise Lau

Public Member


Community Health Worker 3

Steven Bucchianeri

Massachusetts Association of Health Plans Representative

Margaret Hogarty

Massachusetts Public Health Association Representative


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