Collin County Steering Committee

Our steering committee is made up of a cross-sector group of stakeholders who ensure that multiple perspectives are considered and engaged in Alliance decisions. The group provides governance, guidance and oversight to the Alliance’s work in Collin County.

Yvonne Booker
Executive Director, Assistance Center of Collin County

Erica Stanley, L.C.S.W.
Director of Community Resources, Children’s Advocacy Center of Collin County

Karen Kaighan
Director of School Health Programs, Virtual Health, Children’s Health

Dr. Corron Sanders, Ph.D.
Researcher, Population Health, Children’s Health

Aijaz Syed
Visualization Specialist, Children’s Health

Shirletta Best
Community Services Administrator, City of McKinney

Shanette Brown
Communty Services Manager, City of Plano

Sushma Sharma, Ph.D.
Director of Population and Public Health Research, Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council Foundation

Rebecca Egelston Caso
Steering Committee Chair
Community Volunteer

Nicole Bursey
Executive Director, Frisco Family Services

Cheryl Boswell McCarver
Vice President & Executive Director, Health and Wellness Alliance for Children

Teresa Sheffield
Senior Director, Health and Wellness Alliance for Children

Jennifer Morrow Tinsman
President Elect, Junior League of Collin County

Dr. Stella Stevens, D.Ed.
Director of Community Affairs and Educational Grants, McKinney ISD

Harvey Oaxaca
Community Volunteer

Murray E. Fox, M.D.
President and CEO, Patient Physician Holding Network, LLC

Karla Oliver
Assistant Superintendent for Government, Community and Planning Initiatives, Plano ISD

Christine Ortega
Community Outreach Director, Preston Trail Community Church


Mary Jo Dean
Community Relations Director, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano


Monique Wedderburn
Director, UT Dallas/Asia Center

Tim DeViese
Vice President of Community Health and Well-Being, YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas