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Congratulations to Deidre Johnson, Class of ’83 and SMA Board of Trustees member, for being selected as a 2017 Aspen Institute Colorado Children and Families Health and Human Services Fellow. The Children and Families Health and Human Services Fellowship at the Aspen Institute invests in visionary Colorado leaders committed to making Colorado the best place to have a child and sustain a healthy, thriving family. Collectively, they will advance solutions to transform the culture and systems that serve children and families in Colorado. They will accelerate innovation and collaboration across communities and sectors. The Fellowship lifts up leaders that reflect the diversity and talent of Colorado.

Deidre Johnson is the CEO and executive director of The Center for African-American Health, a community-based nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the health and well-being of African Americans.