- Posted by: RoiAnn Phillips
Tamela Milan, HealthConnect One Board member and longtime maternal and child health outreach worker, speaks about advocacy – the how, the why, and her own journey.
by Tamela Milan
Tamela Milan is part of the Maternal and Child Health Partnership and Outreach team at Access Community Health Network. She came into the maternal and child health field because of her high-risk child, and first worked with Healthy Start to achieve family goals. She then worked for many years as a Healthy Start parent advocate and transitioned to Westside Healthy Start Consortia Chair in 2003, a role she maintains today.