Lessons from the Front Line: How to Bring Resources and Support to the Active Living Movement

Thursday October 29, 10:15 – 11:45am

This session will highlight the policy and advocacy approach that Voices for Healthy Kids is supporting and provide examples of winning state and local active places campaigns, highlighting legislative victories, health promotion and infrastructure improvements. We will also provide a snapshot of our nationwide message research project.

Moderator and Presenter: Marla Hollander, MPH, National Partnership Manager, Voices for Healthy Kids


  • Isabelle Gerard, MPH, Policy and Opinion Research Manager, Voices for Healthy Kids
  • Beth Richards, Development and Marketing Director, Safe Routes to School National Partnership
  • Tim Vaske, Regional Campaign Manager, Voices for Healthy Kids
  • Rachel Callanan, Regional Vice President, American Heart Association