About Us-draft

Our Mission

Our Mission

Our mission is to support compassionate, Tanzanian-led healthcare at Dodoma Christian Medical Center.

Our Vision

Our Vision

Our vision is to bring health and hope to the people of Tanzania.

Our Values

Our Values

We are committed to ensuring sustainable, life-changing healthcare and operating with integrity with all partners and supporters.

Tanzania Health Partnership Staff

Anne Hussian

Executive Director

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Elizabeth Hendrickson

Development and Communications Manager

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Erin Marquez

Donor Services and Administrative Coordinator

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Our Board

6

Retired Executive Director
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University of Minnesota Community University Health Care Center

Deanna Mills, MPH

Board Chair
7

Attorney
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Philanthropic Advisor & Institutional Relations
Infaith Community Foundation

Cheryl Grasmoen

Vice Chair
5

President
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Commodity Specialists Corporation

Phil Lindau

Treasurer
3

Professor and interim chair of Emergency Medicine
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University of Minnesota Medical School

Michelle Biros, MD, MS, FACEP

8

Tanzania Health Partnership
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Dodoma Christian Medical Center

Barbara Griffin, RN

Founder
9

Tanzania Health Partnership &
Dodoma Christian Medical Center
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Former Executive Vice President, Medtronic

Bob Griffin

Founder & DCMC Trustee
1

Vice-President of Finance and Operations
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Kids In Need Foundation

Wade Jones

4

Ob/Gyn
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Health Partners

Lydia Staples, MD, MPH

2

Ophthalmologist
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West Metro Ophthalmology

Charles Yancey, MD, PhD

Advisory Board

Kjell Bergh

Former Consul to the Republic of Tanzania
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Mick Lee

Chair, Plus Relocation

Sandy Lee

Executive Vice President, Plus Relocation

Dr. Secelela Malecela,
MD, FAAP

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Co-director High Risk/Apnea Clinic
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
Washington, DC

Mary Ann McNeil,
MA, NRP

Clinical Instructor and Director, Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Dr. Michael Nelson,
MD

Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota

William Stauffer,
MD, MSPH

Associate Professor
Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases & International Medicine
University of Minnesota

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