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Kimberly Townsend

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Kimberly Townsend is a project manager with the Oregon Health Authority. She leads teams that advance programs and policies that promote health equity. She has held previous roles with several non-profit organizations with missions responding to violence prevention, food insecurity, and COVID-19 response. She currently serves as both co-lead of policy and advocacy for the Intersectional Council Workgroup on Suicide Prevention, and as a Mental Health Section councilor for the American Public Health Association. She holds a Master of Health Administration from Moravian University.

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