Friday, July 28th was Executive Director, Melanie Gillespie’s last day with the foundation. All at Healthy Gen are very thankful to Melanie for her dedication, compassion, and energy given to the mission, its partnerships, and our people. We wish her all the best as she embarks on her next exciting venture.

Foundation for Healthy Generations’ Board of Directors and staff continue the mission of creating enduring health equity. We continue our commitment to community-based health and policy & advocacy under the leadership of Kathy Burgoyne and Julie Peterson, respectively. We look forward to many more years of strong collaborations with our community partners.

During our transition, Ben Robinson, our Senior Director of Administration & Finance, will be in the role of Interim Executive Director. If you have any questions regarding Healthy Gen during this period, please do not hesitate to reach out to Ben at, 206 832-1913.