CHE Staff

Kristin Schafer, MA

Shania Darby
Science Communications Intern

Matt Lilley, MS
Science Communications Intern

Advisory Team

Sharyle Patton
Director, Commonweal Biomonitoring Resource Center; Co-Coordinator, CHE EDCs Strategies Partnership

Sarah Howard, MS
Founder and Manager, DiabetesandEnvironment.org

Ted Schettler, MD, MPH
Science Director, Science and Environmental Health Network

Steve Heilig, MPH
Associate Executive Director, San Francisco Medical Society; Senior Research Associate, Commonweal

Additional Advisors

Michael Lerner, PhD
President, Commonweal; Co-founder CHE

Génon Jensen
Executive Director, Health and Environment Alliance (HEAL); Co-Coordinator, CHE Endocrine Disruptors Chemicals Strategies Partnership, Co-coordinator, CHE Climate Change ScienceServ; Member, CHE Core Advisory Committee

Pamela K. Miller, PhD
Executive Director, Alaska Community Action on Toxics; Coordinator, CHE-Alaska Partnership (CHE-AK)

Nicole Thomsen
Environmental Public Health Planner III, King County Department of Public Health/Environmental Health Division – Environmental Hazards; Co-coordinator, CHE-Washington State Partnership on Children’s Environmental Health (CHE-WA)


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