The staff and board have in-depth expertise in medical care, healthcare management, insurance, business, marketing, communications, law, social services, education, and information technology.


  • Kelli Braggs, Executive Director
  • Jason Barney, Community Health Work Manager
  • Debra Wiens Retired Educator, The School District of Clayton
  • Bob Schmalz, Retired Senior Director of Operations, Ralston Purina, DuPont
  • Steele Stewart, Retired VP Actuarial Services/Health Policy, Centene Corporation
  • Dianne Marshak, Retired Software Developer, Ascension Health
  • Dr. Jennifer Wessels, Chief Medical Director Home State Health Plan, Centene Corporation
  • Garry Anderson, Retired CEO, Lutheran Senior Services


  • Debra Wiens, Board President
  • Bob Schmalz, Treasurer
  • Dianne Marshak, Secretary
  • Garry Anderson
  • Meghan Baker
  • Mary Elliott, J.D.
  • Dr. Maripat Gatter
  • Stephen Smith
  • Steele Stewart
  • Kelley Weber
  • Dr. Jennifer Wessels