Celeste Ehrenberg, MS, CHES
Community Health Planner II
Douglas County Health Department
Celeste Ehrenberg, MS, CHES is a Community Health Planner II with the Douglas County Health Department (DCHD) in Omaha, NE. She started with the Health Department in 2014 and coordinates a unique, multifaceted Chronic Disease Prevention grant aimed at bridging the gap between community resources and clinical medicine to improve health outcomes in populations experiencing the highest social disparities. Her role is to facilitate grant activities and mutually reinforce strategies between multiple key stakeholders, community partners, and subcontractors. Having a full time grant coordinator for this sizable project has allowed for consensus building while leveraging unexpected opportunities and sustaining momentum allowing Douglas County Health Department to move the needle towards positive population health outcomes via innovative work plan activities. Ms. Ehrenberg is a Certified Health Education Specialist who received her BS in Exercise Science from Wayne State College in Wayne, NE and her MS in Health Promotion from Mississippi State University in Starkville, MS.
Wednesday, July 11
1:30 PM – 2:00 PM