Caring for the Whole Person in Our Online Communities
Senior Manager, Community Development
Social introvert, Cheese devotee, Human naturalist, Unabashed optimist, Collector of big words
Nina Winterbottom, BA, is Manager of Community Development at Health Union, where they delight in seeing online communities thrive. Their years serving with AmeriCorps in low-income communities have fostered a strong belief in mutual responsibility, a passion for understanding diverse viewpoints, and a talent for connecting with all sorts of folks ages six and up. In such a dynamic, quickly-evolving field, Nina is excited to be on the frontier of health-centered social technology that makes a real difference in people’s lives.
Senior Director, Community Development
Mama to one awesome babe, Public health nerd, Lover of carbs, cheese and chocolate, DIY-hater, Globe trotter
Amna Rizvi, MPH is Senior Director of Community Development at Health Union where she uses her background in health communications to understand and cater to the needs of people living with challenging health conditions. Amna has a Master’s degree in Public Health and many years of experience in the government and non-profit sector. She strives to use her experience and skills to build and sustain communities where patients feel empowered to advocate for themselves, get the most up-to-date information about their health conditions, and share experiences in order to improve the quality of their lives.
Katie Van Horn
Director, Community Development
Book devourer, Map collector, Adventure travel seeker, Organizer extraordinaire, Dog mom to Chester Copperpot
Katie Van Horn MSW, MPH, is Director of Community Development at Health Union where she utilizes her background in patient- and family-centered care and patient experience to empower and engage individuals living with chronic health conditions. Before joining Health Union, Katie worked for several years in the healthcare and nonprofit sectors as a social work practitioner and a public health program manager. Katie uses her experience working alongside patients and families during their health journeys as her compass for providing support and content in her communities.