A nonprofit public health institute

FIHI facilitates data-driven, results-based collaborative action. We conduct community-focused research and evaluation while providing impartial analysis of policy impacts on health and collective well-being.
FIHI is an active member of the National Network of Public Health Institutes.

Meet Our Team

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Dr. Joseph West

Chief Executive Officer
Kristin Garces

Kristin Garces, MPH

Chief Operating Officer

Elizabeth Groff, MPH

Oral Health Program Manager

Sandra Despagne, MPH

FIMR Program Manager