Krista Loney, Director
Krista Loney, MPA, brings a combination of education and 18 years of experience to her role as Director of the EWAHEC. Krista’s background is unique and varied, including experience in clinical research at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, as well as non-profit work at the Spokane County Medical Society Project Access, and experience in higher education at both WSU and EWU. She leverages her skills to create new pathways for the EWAHEC, with a unique leadership style that focuses on leading by example with energy and enthusiasm.
Jeff Wieck, Program Coordinator
Sasha Washburn, Office Assistant
SAMHSA Mental Health First Aid Trainers
EWAHEC Advisory Board Members
Sandra Aguilar, Resident Services Program Manager, Catholic Charities Housing Services
Lindsay Engh, Executive Director, The Health Center
Dan Ferguson, Director, Allied Health Center of Excellence, Yakima Valley Community College
Gail Fast, School Nurse Corps Administrator, ESD 105
Mary Ann Keogh Hoss, Director, Health Services Administration Program, Eastern Washington University
Jeanie Louie, Social Services Director, Coeur d’Alene Tribe
John McCarthy, Assistant Dean for Rural Programs, University of Washington School of Medicine
Jenny Slagle, Director of Community Health, Better Health Director
Michael Smith, Didactic Site Coordinator, MEDEX Northwest
This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number U77HP03022, for the WWAMI Area Health Education (WWAMI AHEC) Program Office and its five regional Centers in the total amount of $740,000 for the 2021-2022 fiscal year (with a 1:1 total match of $740,000 from non-federally funded governmental sources). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.