Melissa Sever, MPH, MCHES

Instructor Bio:

Melissa is the Chief of Public Health Systems and Innovation at the Ohio Department of Health (ODH). In this role, she leads initiatives related to public health accreditation, performance management, quality improvement, and strategic planning. Prior to joining ODH, Melissa was the Director of the Office of Planning and Quality Improvement at Columbus Public Health. Melissa has over 20 years experience in local, state, and academic public health, holds an MPH from OSU, and is a Master Certified Health Education Specialist.