Michelle Jester

MA
Research Manager
National Association of Community Health Centers
Ms. Jester is a public health researcher and manager at the National Association of Community Health Centers and is passionate about improving the health of underserved populations. Michelle has over eight years of experience building organizational capacity to collect and apply standardized data on the social determinants of health and non-clinical services to inform integrated care, community transformation, and policies and payment models that incentivize non-clinical work. As part of this work she has gained valuable experience developing interactive trainings with customizable strategies, managing multi-million dollar projects from start to finish, and conducting policy-related and community-based research.