Connect2 Community Network Welcomes Six New Advisory Group Members

Posted May 3, 2022
Posted May 3, 2022
Six people's smiling faces set in circular frames interspersed with multicolored squares; on right side is "Connect2 Community Network" logo.

Connect2 Community Network is excited to have welcomed six new members to its cross-sector Advisory Group (AG) in April 2022:

Don Clayton, Clinical Director, Catholic Community Services King County (pictured bottom left)
CBO serving criminal justice-involved individuals seat

George Farrell, Founding Member, Unkitawa (top right)
Tribal Nations and AI/AN-serving organizations in King County seat 

Maddy Colson, Program Coordinator, United Indians of All Tribes Foundation (top left)
Native-led/Native-serving CBO seat 

Sarah Jemley, Director of Care Support, HealthPoint (bottom right)
Federally qualified health center seat

Tracey Hugel, Senior Clinical Consultant, Cambia/Regence (middle left)
Private insurer seat 

Travis Grady, Cowlitz Indian Tribe (middle right)
Tribal Nations and AI/AN-serving organizations in King County seat 

Their unique lived and professional experiences, skills, and demonstrated commitment to health equity and anti-racism are invaluable additions to the AG. We are grateful to have them join our collaborative work building a community-governed community information exchange for King County! 

About the Advisory Group:
The Connect2 Community Network’s Advisory Group is responsible for overseeing design, implementation and sustainability of the network, with support from cross-sector workgroups and guidance from the community. The group includes community leaders from over a dozen different sectors that are critical to the network’s success. 

In 2022, the Advisory Group’s activities include selecting a technology vendor; supporting partners who want to use/integrate with the unified network; supporting use case development; and refining the network’s privacy framework, as needed. 

Click here to watch a short video overview of the Connect2 Community Network.