Our Team

Home Visitor

Home Visitor provide Healthy Start services to clients throughout the region. Please contact the Home Visitor for your county.

Coalition Staff

Central Healthy Start Coalition is an Affiliate Partner of WellFlorida Council, a private, nonprofit organization and local health council for North Central Florida. WellFlorida provides program management services, such as fiscal administration, staffing and marketing to its affiliates, including two Healthy Start coalitions. For a complete listing of Healthy Start staff, please visit WellFlorida’s website.


Staffing for Central Healthy Start Coalition is supported by our Affiliate Partner WellFlorida Council. Visit www.wellflorida.org to learn of current employment opportunities.

Board of Directors

2020-2021 Officers

President – Dana Selfridge
Vice President – Joelle Aboytes, Esq.
Treasurer – Esmeralda Batiz
Secretary – Vacant
Past President – Lesha Buchbinder

Dana Selfridge, President
Community Organization

Joelle Aboytes, Esq., Vice President

Lesha Buchbinder, Past President
Community Organization

Esmeralda Batiz, Treasurer
Community Organization

Sandra Woodard, Secretary
Community Organization

Dee Dixon
Community Organization

Maria Granado
Community Organization

Porcha Green
Community Organization

Kristen Hopper, LCSW