Action Teams & Committees

Healthy Living Action Team

Healthy Haywood has transitioned from action teams to a project-based coalition.  Information about our next full coalition meeting may be found on the home page of www.healthyhaywood.org.

Mental Health Action Team

Healthy Haywood has transitioned from action teams to a project-based coalition.  Information about our next full coalition meeting may be found on the home page of www.healthyhaywood.org. 

Substance Abuse Action Team

Healthy Haywood has transitioned from action teams to a project-based coalition.  Information about our next full coalition meeting may be found on the home page of www.healthyhaywood.org.

Information about a project-based group, the Prescription for Safety Rescue Work Group, may also be found on our homepage. 

Steering Committee – Calendar & Members

Next meeting

  •  TBA.  

Current Steering Committee Members
Karen Arias;  30th Judicial District Alliance – Senior Latina Outreach Coordinator/Advocate  

Nancy Bauman; Concerned Citizen

Christina Deidesheimer; MedWest Haywood- Director of Marketing and Public Relations

Michelle Matthews;  Department of Social Services – DSS Carolina Access Provider

Norma Brown;  Co-Vice Chair; Latino Institute of Human Development – Coordinator

Rhonda Cox;  Co-Vice Chair;  Smoky Mountain Center – Care Coordination Director

Carmine Rocco;  Haywood County Health Department – Director

Marty Stamey;  Haywood County Government – County Manager

Martha Teater;  Chair – Private Therapist

Paul Turner; NC STEP (Spit Tobacco Education Program) – Director

Celesa Willett;  United Way – Executive Director

Scot Worley; MedWest Health and Fitness Center- Fitness Coordinator

Patti Tiberi; Mountain Projects – Regional Prevention Coordinator & Substance Abuse Team Chair

Chuck Francis; Board of Education Chairman

Lin Forney; Pigeon Community Multicultural Development Center – Director