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Kristin St. John

Deputy Director, National Grassroots Advocacy, National Association of Community Health Center

As Deputy Director of National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC), Kristin is responsible for the planning, implementation and coordination of trainings and communications tools to expand NACHC's Grassroots Advocacy Network and increase the impact of health center advocacy. Kristin brings more than 15 years of experience engaging and mobilizing advocates around health care issues. Most recently she was an engagement counselor for the All of Us initiative at the National Institutes of Health. Prior to that she focused on grassroots advocacy for both the Arthritis Foundation and Pancreatic Cancer Action Network and led the social media engagement for the Children's Hospital Association’s Speak Now for Kids campaign. When we were able to be social, Kristin would fill up her personal time with making new friends at various concerts around Washington, D.C. She earned her B.A. in Journalism/African American Studies from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.