Justin Hopkins, MA

Justin has over 20 years of nonprofit, government, and behavioral health managed care experience. He has spent his career working to create policies and practices that lead to better health outcomes for communities. In partnership with local healthcare leaders, Justin...

Josie Silverman-Méndez, MPH

Josie has over 15 years of nonprofit, state government and health plan experience, having led numerous community health and social justice initiatives. She joined the Willamette Health Council as deputy director in September 2022. As deputy director, Josie oversees...

Sarah Smith

Sarah has over 15 years of state government, health plan, and nonprofit experience, having worked in the Coordinated Care Organization (CCO) world since its inception in Oregon in 2012. As a healthcare advocate, she has championed several local and state-level health...

Lisa Parks

Lisa has 23 years of nonprofit, county government, and clinical experience. She has worked as a Mental Health Practitioner, Behavioral Health Rehab Practitioner, and Qualified Mental Health Associate, advocating for adults, adolescents, and children with severe...

Sarah Taylor

Joining the Willamette Health Council in June of 2022 as the Executive Assistant and Office Coordinator, Sarah brings over 10 years of administrative and clerical experience to the team. Sarah oversees day-to-day office operations including scheduling, accounting,...