The Legislative Employee Health Fair held at the Terry Miller Building on March 18 was a great success because of the committed volunteers who made it possible.
I would like to thank the medical volunteers who provided their expertise: Sandra Landis, Sue Warner, Chris Urata, Sarah Ritter, Esther Millea, Lee Wachmann, Dr. Emily Kane, Cindy Marble, Tabitha Jacobs, Leanne Daprcevicn, Shannon Fisk, Bryce Markey, Lynn White, Sharon Phipps, Becky Harris, Diana Paul, Carol Rafferty, Charlene Schrader, Julie Orsborn and Alice Walters.
And thank you to our non-medical volunteers who kept everything running smoothly: Mary Becker, Susan Behbahani, Brandi Billings, Tia Brown, Sammi Coneen, Jessica Culy, MaryEllen Duffy, Cynthia Eckert, Jessica Geary, Stephanie Jordan, Molly Kiesel, Margaret LaMonica, Sante Lesh, Skiff Lobaugh, Lori Martinson, Judy Neary, Robin Paul, Karla Schofield, Tim Spengler, Pam Varni, Steve SueWing, Ashley Troutt, Sue Warner, Lori Weed and John Wright.
Many thanks also to the exhibitors at the health fair who provided wonderful health education to the participants: Airlift Northwest, JRC The Alaska Club, Alaska Safe Routes to School, AWARE Inc., Curves, Healing Touch Network Group, Hospice and Home Care, Juneau Family and Birth Center, NCAAD, Northstar Behavioral Health, Rainforest Yoga, Southeast Medical Clinic, and the UAS Nursing Program. Heritage Coffee graciously donated coffee, and Scroungehound Corner provided snacks to keep all of the above volunteers fortified throughout the event.
Southeast program director, Alaska Health Fair Inc.