Program Manager – Health
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Kirsty Fontaine is a Health Program Manager at the National Association of Counties (NACo). In this role, she manages projects that provide education and technical assistance to county officials, working to promote a culture of health in counties across the country. Prior to working at NACo, Kirsty served as a Senior Program Associate at the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute in Washington, D.C. and the Coordinator for Diversity and Inclusion at The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences where she ran the DC Health and Academic Prep Program, a pre-college pipeline program for underserved college-bound D.C. students interested in pursuing health-focused careers.
Kirsty received her Masters in Public Health in 2015 from The George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health. She received her Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences at James Madison University. She is also a Certified Health Education Specialist and a former member of the Advocates for Youth Young Women of Color Leadership Council. Her areas of interest include social justice, health and racial equity, reproductive justice and sexual rights and health education.