Last updated: August 2023
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 rare diseases. The Community Team partners with the Editorial Team to provide clinical content that helps people live better with their condition. Meet your RareDisease.net team below.
The RareDisease.net Team
Kelly received her master of public health degree from Boston University, with a focus on international health. She credits her time in the Peace Corps for demonstrating the impact that a community can have on individual and collective health outcomes. Prior to joining Health Union, she worked on volunteer engagement initiatives for a humanitarian nonprofit. Kelly draws on her past experiences to create and foster connection and empowerment for those living with challenging health conditions.
Corene holds a BA in healthcare administration from George Fox University. Before joining Health Union, she spent 5 years working with the National Psoriasis Foundation as an outreach manager and podcast host. She is passionate about serving marginalized populations in the healthcare field and generating community. When not working, you can usually find her cycling, curled up with a good book, or out exploring nature with her husband and 3 boys.
Community Experience Coordinators
Lori Duffy Foster