HKHF Teams

Through its inter-institutional collaboration, HKHF supports two working teams to provide
programmatic support and analysis to the project’s efforts. These teams are the Planning Team and
Evaluation Team.

HKHF Planning Team

Sonia Carter, MSM, LN
Nutrition Coordinator
Action for Boston Community Development Inc. Head Start

Kathy Cunningham, MEd, RD, LD
Sr. Program Manager and Dietitian
Division of Chronic Disease Prevention & Control, Boston Public Health Commission

Deborah Dickerson
Director, Community Health Initiatives
Office of Child Advocacy, Boston Children’s Hospital

Jessica Hoffman, PhD
Associate Professor
Northeastern University, Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Carmen Sceppa, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Northeastern University, Bouvé College of Health Sciences

HKHF Evaluation Team

Urmi Bhaumik, PhD
Community Programs Evaluator
Office of Child Advocacy, Boston Children’s Hospital

Deborah Dickerson
Director, Community Health Initiatives
Office of Child Advocacy, Boston Children’s Hospital

Jessica Hoffman, PhD
Associate Professor
Northeastern University, Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Carmen Sceppa, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Northeastern University, Bouvé College of Health Sciences