Monica R. Spann
Ms. Spann is a Certified Community Health Working in Prince George's County Maryland and a passionate team member in public health. She has been working in public health and health literacy since 2012. Monica was one of the speakers for the 2018 Health Literacy in Action Conference at University of Maryland, College Park. She contributed to Prince George's County Health Department's Health Enterprise Zone initiative which was responsible for erecting five new medical practices in area code 20743. Monica now serves on the Maryland Department of Health's Community Health Worker Training Program Accreditation Committee and facilitates health and self management courses for Stanford University's Living Well Program. In addition, she is a Certified Insurance Navigator for the state of Maryland and a Certified Soar Case Worker where she helps people experiencing the challenges of homelessness to access resources and benefits available to them. Monica is the mother of two and would love to travel the world to see how health literacy is handled in all countries.