Lesha E. K Spencer-Brown, MPH, CPH
Health and Wellness Program Manager
National Recreation and Park Association
Lesha Spencer-Brown is a Health and Wellness Program Manager at the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), working to improve the health and wellness of older adults through parks and recreation. She currently manages NRPA's Healthy Aging in Parks initiative that aims to increase physical activity opportunities for older adults, primarily through the dissemination of evidence-based programs, community and social engagement opportunities and built environment enhancements that support active lifestyles for older adults. Lesha received her Master of Public Health (MPH) in Community and Family Health- Socio-Health Sciences from the University of South Florida in 2014, and has over 8 years of experience in the field of public health, specifically in health promotion, disease prevention and social determinants of health. Prior to working at NRPA, Lesha served as a Community Health Worker (CHW) Program Coordinator, working to improve care coordination for individuals affected by chronic diseases.
Tuesday, July 17
2:30 PM – 3:45 PM