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Kristin St. John

National Association of Community Health Centers
Deputy Director, National Grassroots Advocacy
Kristin St. John is the deputy director for the National Grassroots Advocacy at National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) since May 2019. She is responsible for the planning, implementation and coordination of training sessions and communications tools to expand NACHC's Grassroots Advocacy Network and increase the impact of health center advocacy. Kristin brings many years of experience engaging and mobilizing advocates around health care issues. Most recently she was an engagement counselor for the All For Us initiative at the NIH. Prior to that she focused on grassroots advocacy for both the Arthritis Foundation and Pancreatic Cancer Action Network and led the social media engagement for campaigns with the Children's Hospital Association. She earned her bachelor of arts in journalism and African-American Studies from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, starting her professional career as a Cape Cod Times reporter.