West Virginians for Affordable Health Care is a tax-exempt, non-profit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to the achievement of high-quality, affordable health care for all West Virginians. We’re funded by public donations, membership dues, and grants. We are guided by a 17-member volunteer board.

Sharon Carte, President
Former Director of West Virginia CHIP

Lou Ann Johnson, Vice President

Will Laird
Child Advocacy Network

Gail Bellamy, P.Hd (Retired)

Nancy Tyler, JD
Health Care Consultant

Chris Zinn
, RN
Hospice Nurse and Executive Director of the Hospice Council of West Virginia

Gary Zuckett
Executive Director of the West Virginia Citizens Action Group

Barbara Fleischauer
Member from Monongahela County, West Virginia House of Delegates

Joyce Wilson
Vice President, West Virginia Nurses Association

Stacey Ruckle

Laura Jones
Executive Director
Milan Puskar Health Right

Greg Clark, M.D.
Emergency Department Physician
Volunteer Medical Director of West Virginia Health Right Free Clinic

Amber Crist
Chief Operating Officer
Cabin Creek Clinic

Toni DiChiacchio
Assistant Dean, Faculty Practice and Community Engagement, WVU School of Nursing

Lara Foster (Foster)
State of West Virginia