Eastern States Affiliate

Connecticut

Nikki Burnett
Regional Vice President,
Health Equity/Multicultural Initiatives
New England Region
Eastern States
American Heart Association
5 Brookside Drive
P.O. Box 5022
Wallingford, CT 06492
Phone: 782-373-4583
Fax: 413-827-9390
nikki.burnett@heart.org

Maryland

Faye L. Brooks
Program Coordinator Volunteerism
Community and Health Equity
American Heart Association/Eastern States 
217 E. Redwood Street
Suite 2300
Baltimore, MD 21202
Phone: 410-637-4534
Fax: 410-685-6352
faye.brooks@heart.org

Kimberly Mays
Senior Director
Community and Multi-Cultural Health
American Heart Association
217 E. Redwood Street
Suite 2300
Baltimore, MD 21202
Phone: 410-637-4536
Fax: 410-685-6352
kimberly.mays@heart.org
Coverage Area: All of Maryland excluding Prince George’s and Montgomery counties.

Massachusetts

Main Contact: Benjamin Perkins, MA, M.Div.
VP Multicultural Initiatives/Health Equity
Waltham Office/Eastern States
American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
300 5th Avenue, Suite 6
Waltham, MA 02451-8750
Phone: 781-373-4551
Cell: 617-817-0560
benjamin.perkins@heart.org

Kelvin Powell
Director, Health Equity/Multicultural Initiatives
Massachusetts Office
American Heart Association/
American Stroke Association
300 5th Avenue, Waltham MA, 01701
Phone: 781-373-4551
kelvin.powell@heart.org

New Jersey

Margaret Cammarieri
Regional Vice President,
Health Equity/Multicultural Initiatives
New Jersey | New York Metro Area
American Heart Association
1 Union Street, Suite 301
Robbinsville, New Jersey 08691-4183
Phone: 609-223-3712
Cell: 973-704-4150
Fax: 609-208-2906
margaret.cammarieri@heart.org

Tami Reid
Program Coordinator, Health Equity/Multicultural Initiatives
Eastern States
American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
1 Union Street, Suite 301
Robbinsville, NJ 08691
Phone: 609-223-3740
Fax: 609-223-208-2906
treid@heart.org

Vicky Coll, DDS
Director, Health Equity/Multicultural Initiatives New Jersey
Eastern States
American Heart Association
1 Union Street, Suite 301
Robbinsville, NJ 08691
Phone: 609-223-3704
Cell: 908-239-8663
Fax: 609-223-3670
vicky.coll@heart.org

Coverage Area: The whole state of NJ – 21 counties – and some work in Middlesex, Mercer, Camden, Hudson, Union, Hudson, Bergen & Passaic. I cover NYC and have 2 strategic partners there: The Mexican Consulate & The Mexican Coalition. I also work with chapters of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses in NJ, Phyllis, Westchester, CT, and Long Island.

New York

Leslie Eaddy, MPH
Director, Health Equity/Multicultural Initiatives
New York City Office/Eastern States
American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
122 East 42nd Street, New York 10168
Phone:212-878-5998
leslie.eaddy@heart.org

Coverage Area: Manhattan, Bronx and Brooklyn; but I can venture out to Staten Island if needed. I have also covered events in Queens, Syracuse, Rochester and Long Island.

Pennsylvania

Main Contact: Earnestine Walker
Multicultural Health Initiatives VP
American Heart Association
One Penn Center at Suburban Station
1617 JFK Blvd., Suite 700
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-575-5217
Fax: 215-575-5298
earnestine.walker@heart.org
Coverage Area: PA, DE, WV, OH, and KY


Brenda Parks
Health Equity Director
Cleveland & Pittsburgh Markets
American Heart Association
Phone: 216-619-5147
Cell: 216-548-2949
brenda.parks@heart.org

Pittsburgh Office
444 Gateway Center Suite 1300
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Cleveland Office
1689 East 115th Street
Cleveland, OH 44106
Coverage Area: Cleveland & Pittsburgh Markets: Cuyahoga County & Alleghany County

Clement Gyan
Multicultural Initiatives Director
American Heart Association
One Penn Center at Suburban Station
1617 JFK Blvd., Suite 700
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-575-5242
Fax: 215-575-5298
clement.gyan@heart.org

Multicultural Initiatives Director
American Heart Association
One Penn Center at Suburban Station
1617 JFK Blvd., Suite 700
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Virginia

Main Contact: Rhonda Ford Chatmon
Vice President Volunteerism
Community Health and MCI Eastern States 
American Heart Association
4301 N. Fairfax Street
Suite 530
Arlington, VA 22203
Phone: 703-248-1744
Fax: 703-248-1795
rhonda.chatmon@heart.org

Marques Fitch Director
Community and Multi-Cultural Health Initiatives
Eastern States
American Heart Association
4669 South Boulevard
Suite 103
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
Phone: 757-628-2611
marques.fitch@heart.org
Coverage Area: Primary area is Hampton Roads (Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Hampton, Newport News Suffolk and Williamsburg).

Dionne Henderson
Director, Community and Multi-Cultural
Eastern States
American Heart Association
4201 Park Place Court
Glenn Allen, VA 23060
Phone: 804-965-6578
Fax: 804-965-6421
dione.henderson@heart.org
Coverage Area: Primary service area is the Greater Richmond Metropolitan area (Richmond City, Henrico County, Chesterfield County and Petersburg city). Lots of “grey” service areas also receive services depending on our partners and volunteers in those service areas.

Jessica Moise
MS Senior Director
Community and Multi-Cultural Initiatives
American Heart Association
4301 N. Fairfax Street
Suite 530
Arlington, VA 22203
Phone: 410-637-4534
Fax: 703-248-1795
jessica.moise@heart.org
Coverage Area: Territory consists of Washington, D.C., Northern Virginia, Prince George’s and Montgomery counties.