Lisa Fermin-Rivera is Associate Director for the NYCH+H Elmhurst WIC Program. Lisa has been serving on the board representing the NYC metropolitan area as a Provider for a little more than five years. Having the opportunity to represent local WIC agencies, interact with innovative people from other regions of NYS and represent successes and challenges to influence change is a major reason she participates. Currently a member of the Legislative, Consumer and Board Development committees, working with dedicated peers towards progress is a rewarding experience.
Melissa is from the Capital Region and is the WIC Program Manager at the Commission on Economic Opportunity. She has worked for WIC for 13 years and is the Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors. Melissa also serves on the Finance Committee and is Co-Chair of the Conference Committee. She decided to become a board member to become more active in the WIC community and to broaden her professional development.
Rudy is the Director of the Public Health Solution’s WIC Vendor Management Agency. He has worked in WIC Vendor Management for 25 years. He is currently a member on both the Consumer/Vendor committee and the Finance committee. In addition, he is a member of the executive board serving as Treasurer.
The WIC Association of New York State, Inc. is the leading organization supporting and enhancing the services of the WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Program and its direction for the future.