Live Well Lake County is a collaboration between representatives from a variety of community based organizations, government agencies, health care systems, and academic institutions. The purpose of Live Well Lake County is to guide the community health assessment process, prioritize community issues, and collaborate with one another and with other partners to take action and improve the overall health and well-being of all who live, learn, work, and play in Lake County.


Maggie Morales

The Lake County Community Foundation

David Reid

Lovell Federal Healthcare Center/ NAVSTA Great Lakes

Roycealee J. Wood

Alt: Gary Pickens

Lake County Regional Office of Education

Tameka Wilson

YouthBuild Lake County

Sophie Twichell

National Recreation Foundation

Cheri Richardson

Gorter Family Foundation

Suzanne “Sam” Martinez 
Advocate Health Care Office for Mission and Spiritual Care

Dr. K. Michael Welch

Alt: Micheal Smith
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

Rosalind Franklin University Health Clinics

Mano a Mano Family Resource Center

Ernest Vasseur, Co-chair

Healthcare Foundation of Northern Lake County

Mark Pfister, Co-chair

Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center

Jeanne Ang

Advocate Aurora Health Care

Karen Mahnke

Alt: Seth Kidder

Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital

Mary C. Dominiak

Antioch Area Healthcare Accessibility Alliance

David Fries

Catholic Charities

Paul Geiselhart

Alt: Diane Rosenberg

Audubon Society

Tiffany Gonzalez

Lake County Housing Authority

Bruce Johnson


Ann Maine

Alt: Nan Buckardt

Lake County Forest Preserves

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