Community and Research Advisory Council

Community meeting

The Community and Research Advisory Council, or the COUNCIL, serves to provide feedback and guidance to Knight Community Outreach and Engagement team. Specifically they work to review UCAN Oregon (assessment) findings and make recommendations for where Knight should prioritize research related to community cancer needs.

Committee members:

Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs

Judy Charley
Community Health Team, Warm Springs

Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation

Tracy C. Nelson
Chemawa Indian Health Center, Keizer

Crook County

Katie Plumb
Crook County Health Department, Prineville

Jefferson County

Michael Baker
Jefferson County Public Health Department, Madras

Marion County

Jovanny Lopez
Yakima Valley Farmworkers Clinic, Salem 

Multnomah County

Donald Shipley
Cancer Control Programs Manager, Oregon Health Authority (retired)

Christine Lau
Asian Health Service Center

Kerri Lopez
Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board

Union County

DeAnne Mansfeld
Center for Human Development, La Grande