What We Do

The Community Advisory Council (CAC) is a chartered committee of the Willamette Health Council. The purpose of the Community Advisory Council is to provide recommendations and advice to the Willamette Health Council Board to ensure that PacificSource Community Solutions Marion-Polk remains responsive to consumer and community health needs.

Responsibilities

  • Provide recommendations to the Health Council Board regarding Health-related Services, Social Determinants of Health and Equity spending decisions, community-based initiatives and other decisions as needed.
  • Assist in the development, implementation and evaluation of innovative initiatives, programs, services and activities meant to improve the health of the region.
  • Maximize and monitor meaningful engagement of those enrolled in the Oregon Health Plan, including recommendations and input on member engagement methods and materials.

Membership

The Community Advisory Council acts as a voice for Oregon Health Plan members in the region and as such must be representative of the diverse population of Marion and Polk counties. Members of the Community Advisory Council attend monthly meetings and shall be appointed for a term of two years.

Want to read our meeting minutes?

Meeting minutes will be available after our January 2020 meeting.

CAC Members

Tammy Brister
Daniel Campbell
Enrique Garcia
Bret Hamang
Christina Korkow
Kimberly Lane
Maria Lemus
Jackie Leung
Melissa Lindley, Co-Chair
Breanna McLeod, Co-Chair
Victoria Meredith
Christian Moller-Anderson
Clay Peterson
Jack (Julian) Sites
Kari Wilhite
Kiara Yoder

2022 WHC Community Advisory Council Meeting Schedule

  • January 27, 2022
  • February 24, 2022
  • March 17, 2022
  • April 28, 2022
  • May 26, 2022
  • June 23, 2022
  • July 28, 2022
  • August 25, 2022
  • September 22, 2022
  • October 27, 2022
  • November 24, 2022 – Subject to Change
  • December 22, 2022 – Subject to Change