Michelle Trupiano, MSW
Michelle (she/her/hers) has an extensive background in administration, advocacy, and organizational development.
She has over 15 years of experience and commitment to reproductive health and justice. She earned a Master’s degree in Social Work from Saint Louis University.
Director of Finance & Administration
Linda (she/her/hers) joined MFHC with over twenty years’ experience in accounting, finance, and administration. With a passion for providing analysis and information that leads to moving the mission forward, Linda has worked primarily in healthcare accounting settings throughout her career. She earned a Bachelor’s of Arts degree from Ashford University, graduating magna cum laude.
Operations & Human Resources Manager
Rhonda (she/her/hers) has been a constant at MFHC since 2009; she is responsible for maintaining organizational infrastructure, central communications, meeting planning, and office administration.
Rhonda earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Missouri State University.
Brittany (she/her/hers) comes to MFHC after working for the past 12 years with the Missouri Department of Revenue. She prides herself on being mission-driven, and has extensive experience in accounts payable/receivables, financial reporting, and contract compliance. Brittany received her Bachelor’s degree from Columbia College and her Master’s degree in Accounting from Maryville University.
Data Analytics & Evaluation Manager
Kendall Dallas, MA
Kendall (she/her/hers) has extensive experience in evaluation, analytics, and applied research in government and nonprofit settings. Previously, she has evaluated such topics as mental health and substance use treatment, homelessness initiatives, and public health prevention. She received her Masters degree from the University of Denver in Clinical Psychology – International Disaster Psychology Specialty.
Director of Development
Alison Smith Long
Alison (she/her/hers) has over a decade of experience leading development, marketing, and communications in various nonprofit spaces. She’s delighted to join the MFHC team and sees fundraising as a way to build relationships and invite people into some of the most significant and important work of our time.
Service Delivery Team
Raissa Ameh, MSN, APRN, WHNP-BC
Raissa (she/her/hers) comes to MFHC from Texas, where she worked for four years as a women's health nurse practitioner and adjunct nursing professor.
Raissa received her Master's degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
Director of Program Initiatives
Ashley Kuykendall, MSW, MPH, CHES
Ashley (she/her/hers) directs the program initiatives implemented under MFHC's mission, monitoring and compliance, and provides technical support and training to health centers participating in MFHC's programs, including Title X and The Right Time.
Ashley obtained her Master's degrees from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis and her Bachelor of Science degree from Truman State University.
Phyllis Wilkerson, M.Ed.
Phyllis (she/her/hers) comes to MFHC after serving in several roles in higher education over the course of 12 years. She has experience developing programs for LGBTQIA communities, as well as advising and coordinating programs for Lincoln University’s Women’s Resource Center. Phyllis earned her Master of Education degree from Lincoln University.
Olivia Barnett, MSW, LCSW
Olivia (she/her/hers) has extensive experience in supporting and growing community health programs in Missouri and Illinois. As Program Manager, she supports the health centers who participate in MFHC’s programs, including Title X and The Right Time. She provides training and technical assistance surrounding client-centered, trauma-informed, equitable sexual and reproductive healthcare in alignment with MFHC’s mission.
Olivia obtained her Master's degree from Saint Louis University and her Bachelor of Arts degree from Knox College.
Kirstin Palovick, M.A.
Kirstin (she/her/hers) comes to MFHC with extensive experience in reproductive health as a contraceptive counselor, clinical researcher, and community organizer. Previously, Kirstin worked at the Contraceptive Choice Center, ensuring the health center’s compliance with Title X and The Right Time.
Kirstin obtained both her Masters of Arts and Bachelors of Arts at Saint Louis University and is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Public Health at Saint Louis University’s College for Public Health and Social Justice.
External Affairs Team
Director of Policy & External Affairs
Mandy Hagseth, J.D.
Mandy (she/her/hers) oversees MFHC's integrated advocacy and has fifteen years' experience in health, rights, and justice.
She holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of South Dakota.
Outreach & Engagement Manager
Martha Stevens, MSW
Martha (she/her/hers) comes to MFHC after serving six years in the Missouri State House of Representatives, advocating for social justice and access to healthcare. Previously, she worked as a Health Care Advocate for the MO Medicaid Coalition and Missouri Rural Crisis Center, as well as a Community Organizer for Planned Parenthood of Kansas and Mid-Missouri. A social worker by training, she holds a bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Master of Social Work from Mizzou.
Anne Ogier, MSW, MPA
Anne Ogier (she/her/hers) brings extensive legislative and policy experience to the MFHC team. She previously worked in the Missouri State Capitol for five years during which she worked for two state representatives and one state senator. Anne is thrilled to be able to use her passion for equitable public policy in her new role with MFHC.
Anne earned a Master’s Degree in Social Work and a Master’s Degree in Public Affairs from University of Missouri – Columbia.
Leslie (she/her/hers) is responsible for communicating MFHC's mission and program of work among the organization's discrete audiences. She oversees all internal and external communications for MFHC, ensuring messages are consistent and engaging, as well as manages MFHC's press relations.
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