Work@Health® Train-the-Trainer

Train-the-Trainer Program Fact Sheet pdf icon[PDF – 248 KB]

Work@Health® Train-the-Trainer (certified) training will provide employers and other participants with the knowledge and tools to train employers how to promote good health in their work places to prevent or reduce chronic illness and disability, thereby improving productivity and the competitiveness of employers participating in this training program. The training is targeted to individuals and organizations who have a strong interest in workplace health and building capacity among employers in their community.

Work@Health® Train-the-Trainer (certified) training provides participants with the knowledge and tools to train employers how to promote good health in their worksites to prevent or reduce chronic illness and disability, thereby improving productivity and the competitiveness of employers participating in this training program.

Participants in the Train-the-Trainer model are:

  • Acquiring the knowledge and skills necessary to deliver comprehensive worksite health training to employers via the blended training model
  • Becoming skilled at using integrated social media and professional training tools to deliver effective basic comprehensive worksite health training
  • Receiving financial assistance to facilitate the delivery of the Work@Health® curricula to other employers
  • Joining a cadre of trainers who are capable of providing basic comprehensive worksite health training to interested employees of small to mid-sized companies
  • Earning the title “Certified Trainer” and receiving a certificate of achievement that recognizes their role and level of expertise and performance

Here is a list of Certified Trainers who have completed the Work@Health training course, along with their contact information:


Certified Trainers List
Certified Trainer Last Name Certified Trainer First Name Organization User Email City State Zip
Adigun Erika YMCA Greater Syracuse Syracuse NY 13202
Bender Valorie Advancing Wellness Cleveland OH 44125
Blakeney Natasha Bowie MD 20715
Bouza Lindsey Indiana State Department of Health Indianapolis IN 46204
Bras Angela Partners For a Healthier Community New Bedford MA 02740
Brooke Kathy AstraZeneca Wilmington DE 19850
Burrell Danielle Treux North Wellness New Orleans LA 70130
Buskirk Megan Athens City-County Health Department Athens OH 45701
Calhoon Kim Richland Public Health Mansfield OH 44907
Call Jayne Washington County Health Department Marietta OH 44907
Calnin Lauren Marquette County Health Department Montello WI 53949
Calverley Jeannie St. Joseph Health System Anaheim CA 92801
Colaianni Diana Mahoning County District Board of Health Youngstown OH 44515
Competelli Jennifer QualCare Management Resources, LLC Piscatawy NJ 08854
Deluca Gina Rhode Island Department of Health Providence RI 02908
Demitz Christi Michigan State University Extension Grand Rapids MI 49503
Demott Edwin Vermont Department of Health- Burlington District Montpelier VT 05609
Dunn Anne Van Wert County Hospital Van Wert OH 45891
Earnesty Dawn MSU Extension Saginaw MI 48601
Felicione Kristen Federal Occupational Health Bethesda MD 20814
Ford Ember Pritchard & Jerden San Antonio TX 78205
Guy Rachel Florida Department of Health Gadsden Quincy FL 32351
Haberstro Philip Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo & WNY Buffalo NY 14210
Haft Rose Ann Rosie Health/Living Branches San Francisco CA 94116
Hamill Amber Joint Township District Memorial Hospital Archbold OH 43502
Handrahan Amanda Aspirus Business Health Wausau WI 54403
Hernandez Mayra Puerto Rico Department of Health Guaynabo PR 00965
Horay Jason Medical Mutual Jason.Horay@MMICNC.COM Franklinton NC 27525
Irizarry Jessica Puerto Rico Department of Health San Juan PR 00965
Jacob Carolyn Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield Indianapolis IN 46204
Jenkins Sharon John Muir Health Walnut Creek CA 94598
Kidd Bridgette Ohio Department of Health Columbus OH 43215
Kitchen Liz Ohio Department of Health Columbus OH 43215
Krieg Lisa West Central Ohio Regional Healthcare Alliance Lima OH 45805
Lee Jamie Lake Cumberland District Health Department Somerset KY 42501
Lovely Teresa Kentucky Department for Public Health Oak Grove KY 42262
Marron Allison Florida Department of Health – Hillsborough County Tallahassee FL 32399
Marzick Yvonne Summit County Public Health Akron OH 44313
McCauley Tara Champaign-Urbana Public Health District Champaign IL 61820
McFarland Becky DuPage County Health Department Lombard IL 60187
McMurtry Kinsey Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health Departments Lawrenceville GA 30046
Mellema Sally Newaygo County Healthcare Improvement Council White Cloud MI 49349
Mills Cynthia Wells Fargo Insurance Services Westerville OH 43082
Molina Susan Caldwell NJ 07007
Morris Nicole Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Easton MD 21601
Murphy Noelle Gilroy, Kernan and Gilroy Syracuse NY 13214
Norkoli Donna Sault Tribe Health Services Sault Sainte Marie MI 49783
Purcell Ninfa Texas A&M Family Development and Resource Management College Station TX 77845
Rasmusson Cathy Healthy Business Designs Grass Valley CA 95603
Rittling Patti Rutherfoord, a Marsh & McLennan Agency Richmond VA 23225
Ryan Mari Advancing Wellness Watertown MA 02472
Schulte Lauren St. Louis Area Business Health Coalition St. Louis MO 63124
Scott Karmen Henry County Health Department McDonough GA 30253
Scovern Linda Ohio Department of Health Columbus OH 43215
Simmons Pat Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services Jefferson City MO 65109
Spellman Farrah Kennesaw State University Kennesaw GA 30144
Theriot Kate Coaching for Change, LLC Houma LA 70360
Thompson Sam NC Divisions of Public Health, Community and Clinic Raleigh NC 27609
Varela Julian Compass Health San Diego CA 92121
Wleklinski Barb Independent Contractor Champaign IL 61822
Youngfelt Debra Eastcentral  Pennsylvania  Area  Health  Education  Center Tobyhanna PA 184660