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Community Team

Welcome to Health Union's Community Team. Our Community Team is made up of a diverse group of employees of Health Union who bring you engaging, accurate information about living with asthma. The Community Team partners with the Editorial Team to provide clinical content that helps people live better with their condition. Meet your Asthma.net Team team below.

The Asthma.net Team

Torie Pappas

Torie holds a BA in English and a master of education degree. With experience in meeting people where they are, and a passion for helping others, Torie is very excited to continue to spread education and awareness about different conditions and help to grow and develop communities at Health Union.

Alexa Vecchione

Alexa holds her BA in media studies and production with a minor in public relations from Temple University. Before joining HU, she was a senior account executive at a boutique PR agency in Philadelphia, specializing in social media strategy and management for clients across a wide array of industries. With a personal and professional passion for storytelling, Alexa is excited to use her digital skills to help foster meaningful connection and provide a safe space for impactful dialogue. When she's not at work, you can find her at a concert, at home with her cat, Betty, or singing (poorly) at karaoke.

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Community Team

Kate Abernethy
Joanna Bodner
Michael Boren
Mark Butler
Minel Cannucciari
Anthony Carrone
Julie Croner
Patty Day
Rachel DiStefano
Allison Echols
Kelsey Ford
Gabby Formica
Jaclyn Gallagher
Bridget Gawinowicz
Courtney Getty
Jacqueline Gottlob
Liz Green
Crystal Harper
Matt Harrison
Sara Hayes
Colleen Heavens
Kayleigh Hill
Kailah Holmes
Audrey Innerst
Ilana Jacqueline
Pam Jajko
Amanda Jones
Laura Kompanik
Kyler Koons
Danielle Kraft
Jess Lipkin
Emily Lux
Kelly McNamara
Sanjana Mehrotra
Kelly Miller
Pamela Munnelly
Megan Norton
Corene Pettit
Amna Rizvi
Carolyn Rotella
Misty Roussa
Lauren Ruffalo
Sam Sarube
Abby Schmidt
Kathy Smyser
Samuel Taylor
Margot Tishberg
Sarah Wallin
Kristine Zerkowski
Brian Zimorowicz

Community Experience Coordinators

Melissa Arnold
Chelley Avicolli
Jill Brodie
Kimberly Broughal
Julie Byers
Richard Faust
Donna Flood-Amaya
Lori Duffy Foster
Jessica Hall
Doreen Hribar
Beth Huffman
Latoya Juniel
Christine Laaksonen
Cody Leach
Jake Maxwell
Katherine Moakes
Lauren Mullin
Debra Philip
Erin Rush
Erin Tirney