Public Health Division, Center for Prevention and Health Promotion
Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Section
Oregon Health Authority
800 NE Oregon Street, Suite 730
Portland, OR 97232
Luci Longoria, MPH, is the Health Promotion Manager for the Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Section (HPCDP) of the Oregon Public Health Division. She leads a team of committed public health professionals that administer evidence-based, data-driven population health policy interventions to help all Oregonians be tobacco free, move more, eat better and take charge of their health. She coordinates initiatives for organizational development in support of evidence-based, data-driven public health program and systems alignment, integration, and health system transformation. Her responsibilities include direction and oversight for chronic disease state and federal budgeting, staffing, strategic planning, grant writing and program evaluation.
Two Appletree Square
8011 34th Avenue South, Suite 400
Minneapolis, MN 55425
Andrea Mowery is a member of the executive team that directs the operations of ClearWay Minnesota. As Vice President, she oversees strategic planning, communications, public affairs and policy programs. Prior to this, Mowery served as the organization’s Director of Marketing and Communications from 2002 to 2008. During her time at ClearWay Minnesota, her work helped to pass Minnesota’s comprehensive smoking ban and a significant tobacco tax increase, create award-winning advertising campaigns, and increase ClearWay Minnesota’s visibility and credibility. Mowery is the Past-Chair of the Tobacco Control Network.
Formerly an account supervisor and the Health and Wellness Specialty Director at Tunheim Partners in Minneapolis, Mowery developed, managed and implemented strategic communications and public affairs programs on behalf of agency clients including Delta Dental, United Health Group, Minnesota Twins, and Target Corporation. Prior to joining Tunheim, Mowery worked as the Assistant Director of Special Projects at the Minnesota Attorney General’s Office where she oversaw the development and implementation of statewide media and social marketing campaigns, worked extensively in community relations and assisted in policy development on a wide range of issues.
Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living (TFL)
Louisiana Public Health Institute
1515 Poydras Street, #1200
New Orleans, LA 70112
Tonia R. Moore serves as the director of the Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living (TFL), a program of the Louisiana Public Health Institute (LPHI). She has over ten years of experience both in tobacco control and prevention and government relations, and five years in health care administration. Her responsibilities include oversight of a program oversight, supervision and team building, budget and contract management, strategic planning, partnership development, and policy and media campaign input. Tonia was part of the Smoke-Free New Orleans coalition that spearheaded efforts to progress the city of New Orleans to adopt a comprehensive smoke-free ordinance. She is also a political science adjunct professor at Delgado Community College. Tonia is very active with her professional and community organizations. She is a member of the SelfMade Health Network Leadership Council, the Funders Alliance for State-Based Tobacco Control programs, the Americans for Nonsmokers Rights Foundation, Tobacco-Free HBCU Initiative Steering Committee (Truth Initiative), and was recently elected to serve on the 2017-2018 Tobacco Control Network Executive Committee. Tonia received both a bachelors and master’s degree in Political Science from Southern University and A & M College in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She also obtained a Master’s of Science in Health Care Management from the University of New Orleans. Community involvement is important to Tonia as she gives a great deal of her time to volunteering in the community.
Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Program
Kentucky Department for Public Health
275 E Main Street, HS1-EE
Frankfort, KY 40621
Phone: 502-564-9358 ext. 4019
Kerri is originally from California, but has resided in Kentucky since 1990. She began working for the Kentucky Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Program as Program Manager in January and is new to tobacco control. However, she has worked for the Commonwealth of Kentucky in various capacities for more than ten years. She is very passionate about tobacco control and excited to work with TCN and ASTHO to promote prevention and cessation.
(AZ, CA, NV, HI, AK, ID, OR, WA, Mariana Islands, Micronesia, Palau, American Samoa, Guam, and Marshall Islands)
California Tobacco Control Program
California Department of Public Health
P.O. Box 997377, MS 7206
Sacramento, CA 95899-7377
Liz Hendrix is a Program Consultant with the California Tobacco Control Program at the California Department of Public Health. She oversees the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Competitive Grant to reduce the sale of flavored tobacco products and menthol cigarettes throughout California. As part of this campaign, she works with local health departments throughout California to adopt and implement policies to restrict the sale of flavored tobacco products. Liz earned a Master of Public Policy (MPP) Degree from Duke University where she focused on obesity and tobacco prevention.