Today, the American Lung Association in Texas announced three new members to its Local Leadership Board of Directors. They will each serve a three year term.
The new elected members are:
Debbie DeMeo, COO of Kindred Hospitals
Lance Jones, regional marketing director of United Healthcare
Chanique Williams, partner of Williams 6 Distribution
The Lung Association’s Local Leadership Board of Directors, which has 19 members, helps lead the organization in its mission to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease. The purpose of the Board is to raise the Lung Association’s profile in the community, advocate for lung health, and increase resources to fund local programs and services. Board members impact the work of the Lung Association’s programs and services, public policy, research, and revenue generation.
“We are thrilled to have Debbie, Lance and Chanique join our Local Leadership Board of Directors,” said Charlotte J. Maffia, executive director of the Lung Association. “Thanks to the service of these individuals and our other Local Leadership Board members, we are helping people in Houston breathe better.”
Learn more about the Lung Association in Texas’s programs and services at Lung.org.
About the American Lung Association
The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through education, advocacy and research. The work of the American Lung Association is focused on four strategic imperatives: to defeat lung cancer; to champion clean air for all; to improve the quality of life for those with lung disease and their families; and to create a tobacco-free future. For more information about the American Lung Association, which has a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator and is a Platinum-Level GuideStar Member, call 1-800-LUNGUSA (1-800-586-4872) or visit: Lung.org. To support the work of the American Lung Association, find a local event at Lung.org/events.