Career Highlights

Recognized as Trailblazer

  • Healthcare Hero 
  • E-Health & Technology Pacesetter 
  • National Role Model, Healthcare Innovator 
  • Excellence in Public Service Award (nominee) 
  • Community Preparedness Hero & Preparing the Whole Community (nominee)  
  • Stellar Speaker Award 

Formal Commendations

  •  U.S. Surgeon General Dr. David Satcher
  • U.S. Ambassador Andrew Young
  • FCC Chairman William Kennard 
  • U.S. Senator Max Cleland 
  • Savannah Mayor Floyd Adams
  • Georgia Commissioner of Department of Community Health Gary Redding
  • Constituency for Africa Mel Foote

Strategic Partnerships/Alliances

Selected Initiatives and programs:

  • Yale University School of Medicine
  • Savannah State University 
  • St. Joseph's Candler Health System 
  • Citigroup and HEAL Global, Inc.
  • Diocese of Orlando
  • American Red Cross
  • City of Orlando
  • Orange County, FL
  • University of Central Florida
  • Riverland Community College
  • Orange County Sheriff’s Office  
  • Orlando VA Medical Center
  • Valencia College     
  • Central Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • MetroPlan Orlando
  • National Center for Simulation
  • Nemours Children's Hospital
  • Southwest Orlando Jewish Congregation
  • Central Florida Commission on Homelessness