Jaquonna Vinson (right) and Commissioner Judy Shiprack

Jaquonna Vinson has been an active volunteer with the Multnomah County Health Department’s Healthy Birth Initiative (HBI) for the year. She currently serves as a member of the HBI Community Action Network Leadership Group. Jaquonna is always happy to help out with the planning, preparation and implementation of all HBI events and activities.

She went to the National Healthy Start Conference as a consumer representative and spoke with Congressional representatives about the importance of HBI services. She is an excellent program advocate who is always available to assist HBI in any way!”

— Ronnie Meyers, Multnomah County Health Department