Welcome to Health Union's Community Team. Our Community Team is made up of a diverse group of employees of Health Union who bring you engaging, accurate information about living with sickle cell. The Community Team partners with the Editorial Team to provide clinical content that helps people live better with their condition. Meet your Sickle-Cell.com team below.
The Sickle-Cell.com Team
Laura holds a BA in English communication arts from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas. Her professional background spans the communications spectrum from customer service to health literacy and nonprofit outreach. She’s currently working toward a certification in sexuality education to make sex ed more comprehensive and inclusive, and she has a passion for normalizing conversations about sex. In her spare time, you can find her winding down with a puzzle, sampling a new whiskey, or enjoying a leisurely hike with her local hiking group.
Corene holds a BA in healthcare administration from George Fox University. Before joining Health Union, she spent 5 years working with the National Psoriasis Foundation as an outreach manager and podcast host. She is passionate about serving marginalized populations in the healthcare field and generating community. When not working, you can usually find her cycling, curled up with a good book, or out exploring nature with her husband and 3 boys.
Amanda De Leo
Cross Community Moderators
Lori Duffy Foster