Dougherty Wellness Committee

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  • The Dougherty Wellness Committee is a partnership between the Dougherty County School System and local healthcare partners to keep health, nutrition, and lifestyle education as priorities for students in Dougherty County.

    The board meets quarterly at noon in the board room at the Dougherty County Board of Education at 200 Pine Avenue. And its meetings are open to the public.

    Meeting Dates:

    There are no scheduled meetings at this time. 

    All meetings occur at noon in the board room of the Dougherty County Board of Education unless otherwise posted. Meeting dates and times are subject to change.

Committee Members

    • Shantal Strozier DCSS Interim Director of School Nutrition, co-chair committee
    • Sara Trivette Physician Assistant, Albany Area Primary Health Care, Certified Health Education Specialist, co-chair committee
    • Dr. Maqueta Griswold DCSS Program Specialist, Federal Programs
    • J.D Sumner DCSS Public Information Office
    • Latressa Whatley DCSS Secondary PE Lead Teacher
    • Dr. Belise Livingston-Burns MD and provider at Alice Coachman Elementary School SBHC
    • Carrie Oliver Health Educator for Healthways through Georgia's State Health Benefit Plan - stakeholder/community partner
    • Dr. Angela Shumate Principal, Lincoln Elementary Magnet School
    • Dr. John Davis Principal, International Studies Elementary Charter School
    • Angie Barber Phoebe Network of Trust – stakeholder/community partner
    • Jeannette Lucas SWGA Project- stakeholder/community partner
    • Cortney Elam Parent/Assistant District Attorney
    • Suzanne Williams University of Georgia , Dougherty County Extension- stakeholder/community partner
    • Michelle Bergozza DCSS Elementary Science Coordinator
    • Donnette M Kline Lewis Health and Wellness Director YMCA – stakeholder/community partner