meet our team

Mia Gregg, Program Coordinator

Mia has held multiple administrative support positions within the Washington State Healthcare System over the last 6 years, the majority of her career was time spent within the UW Medicine/SCCA/HMC network of care in Seattle. This experience has given her an in depth understanding of how each role individually plays into integrated and whole patient care. Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, Mia spent her childhood growing up on the Suquamish Indian Reservation. She is passionate about making a difference within our local communities; striving to be the change she wants to see in the world. In her spare time, Mia loves photography and spending time with her family which includes her two children (ages 3 and 1), weight lifting, readings books and the occasional binge watching  of Netflix episodes.

Angie, Elya and Siri at the Suquamish House of Awakened Culture for the June 2016

Partner Convening.

Regional Vision.  Local Action. 

Elya Moore, PhD, Director

​With 12 years of training as an epidemiologist and 5 years of experience leading a local nonprofit health collaborative, Elya is grounded by the belief that health care is local, and therefore solutions to the problems that exist today must derive from the local experience. She drives toward improved population health by blending her experience and training with her passion for our communities. Elya spends her free time with her husband and two dogs, Bruno and Popper.


Olympic Community of Health Website

Siri Kushner, MS, Epidemiologist

Siri has worked for 11 years analyzing and interpreting public health data for the Kitsap community and nearly that long for the Jefferson and Clallam communities. She is a Kitsap native coupling local insight with her training in community development and public health. She believes in the power of data to drive planning and implementation that will positively impact our community. Siri spends her free time playing with her two children (ages 1 and 7), running, and enjoying dessert!

 


Lisa Rey Thomas, PhD, Tribal Liaison

 Originally from Southeast Alaska and a member of the Tlingit Tribe, Lisa is a research scientist at the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute at the University of Washington, with more than 25 years of experience in the field of addictions and wellness; particularly focusing on working with Indigenous communities. Lisa has served on numerous committees and task groups, currently serving as a technical advisor on the National Institutes of Health Tribal Consultation and Advisory Committee. She is currently developing a cultural curriculum with the Suquamish Tribe, serving as the project lead for the Three County/Seven Tribe Coordinated Response project to opioid epidemic. Lisa  has two sons (ages 25 and 16), she loves to run, garden, and knit!