Statewide Minority Health Alliance

Office of Minority Health Staff:

Joseph Palm, MPH

Valerie Butler
Health Program Representative II

Joanne Lewis
Administrative Assistant

Statewide Minority Health Alliance

The Statewide Minority Health Alliance serves as a voice of advocacy and advice for the community in identifying and improving minority health status; serves with the purpose of establishing and maintaining meaningful communication on minority health issues; and to develop and submit specific recommendations to the Department of Health and Senior Services that will have a positive impact on minority health and wellness disparities at the local level and statewide.

Alliance Goals:

Alliance Efforts Include:

Alliance Meeting Dates:

Alliance Meeting Calendar

NEW! Collegiate Regional Health Alliance Form

Central Alliance Representatives

Pamela Kelly, MBA, MJ

Eastern Alliance Representatives

Aminah Williams

Northeast Alliance Representatives

Brian Williams
Lorna Miles, MBA

Northwest Alliance Representatives

Melissa Robinson, MBA
Nina Howard

Southeast Alliance Representatives

Sheryl Maxwell

Southwest Alliance Representatives

Monique Hyden

For more information about the Minority Health Advisory Committee Regional Alliance, please call the Office of Minority Health toll-free at 1-800-877-3180 or write to:
Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services
Office of Minority Health
P.O. Box 570
Jefferson City, MO 65102
Phone: 800-877-3108
Fax: 573-522-1599

To be a member of the Minority Health Advisory Committee Regional Alliance, please complete the membership form. Return form by e-mail to, or fax to 573-522-1599.

Meeting Minutes