Community Health and Wellness

Whitman-Walker Health’s Community Health Department is dedicated to supporting our community’s health and well-being through a variety of education, prevention and wellness programs.

HIV and STD Testing and Counseling

Confidential HIV and STD testing is offered, on a walk-in basis, to the general public at both sites and our mobile unit.

Mautner Project

Mautner Project of Whitman-Walker is committed to reducing the gap in health disparities among LGBT people with an expertise in the unique health needs of lesbian, bisexual and transgender (LBT) women.

STABLE Families

Provides direct supportive services to families affected by HIV, including HIV-positive pregnant women.

Meet the Community Health and Wellness Team

Jacquetta Brooks

Jacquetta Brooks

Manager of Mautner Project

Jacquetta Brooks serves as the Manager of Mautner Project overseeing education, prevention, and patient navigation programs focused on cancer and LGBT health disparities. Prior to the partnership between Mautner and... Read More

Riana Buford

Riana Buford

Health Educator, Mautner Project of Whitman Walker

Riana Buford is Health Educator for the Mautner Project. Buford launched her post-graduate career at Mautner, starting as an intern before transitioning into a full-time role as Health Outreach Coordinator,... Read More

Raul Calderon

Raul Calderon

Health Educator

Raul Calderon is a Health Educator with Whitman-Walker, providing HIV Testing and Counseling at both the Max Robinson Center and the Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center. Calderon became an HIV Counselor... Read More

Luis Felipe Cebas

Luis Felipe Cebas

PrEP Navigator

Luis Felipe Cebas joined Whitman-Walker Heath as the PrEP Navigator in the Community Health and Wellness department. Luis started in December 2016 after graduating from George Mason University where he received a... Read More

Francie Jenkins

Francie Jenkins

+1 Peer Mentor Program and Healthy Relationships Coordinator

Francie Jenkins is one of the new Washington AIDS Partnership Health Corps members. She started at Whitman Walker in August 2016 as a part of the Community Health team, working... Read More

Julia Keegan

Julia Keegan

Community Health Educator

Julia Keegan is a Health Educator with Whitman-Walker, working in HIV Testing and Counselling at both mobile and clinic-based sites. She also serves as facilitator for our Schools Program and... Read More

Ramatoulaye Keita

Ramatoulaye Keita

Health Educator Mautner Project of Whitman-Walker

Ramatoulaye Keita is a Health Educator and is thrilled to have access to more resources in order to better serve the LGBT population. Drawing upon her previous experience and passion... Read More

Amie Krautwurst

Amie Krautwurst

Senior Manager of Wellness Programs

Amie Krautwurst serves as the Senior Manager of Wellness Programs. In this role, she oversees services including Reiki, yoga, therapeutic massage, meditation, smoking cessation, and the Breast Health Initiative. She also... Read More

Melanie Logan

Melanie Logan

Health Educator and GMHW Clinic Coordinator

Melanie Logan is one of our Health Corps Members, serving as the Gay Men’s Health & Wellness Clinic Volunteer Coordinator & Health Educator. Melanie graduated in May 2016 from Boston College,... Read More

Juan Carlos Loubriel

Juan Carlos Loubriel

Director of Community Health and Wellness

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Juan Carlos Loubriel works as Director of Community Health and Wellness, overseeing prevention and education activities at Whitman-Walker, including both mobile and clinic-based HIV counseling, testing, and education initiatives, PrEP... Read More

D Magrini

D Magrini

Community Commitment and Training Coordinator

D Magrini works as the Community Commitment and Training Coordinator and formerly held the position of Health Educator. For more than 20 years, Magrini has worked to reduce health disparities... Read More

Miguel Mejia

Miguel Mejia

Health Educator

Miguel Mejia joined Whitman-Walker in 1992 and is a certified HIV Counselor. He coordinates the Healthy Relationships DEBI program for Whitman-Walker, identifying, referring, and recruiting HIV-positive individuals to the group.... Read More

Josh Riley, LPC, NCC

Josh Riley, LPC, NCC

Director of Community Commitment

Joshua Riley currently serves as Director of Community Commitment at Whitman-Walker Health.  Previously he was Senior Manager of Behavioral Health where he managed a continuum of outpatient substance abuse treatment interventions. ... Read More

Joanne Sincero

Joanne Sincero

Wellness Coordinator

Joanne Sincero serves as the Wellness Coordinator at Whitman-Walker, educating patients on the benefits of integrating their health care with modalities including meditation, yoga, massage, and Reiki. She also coordinates the... Read More

Reginald (Reggie) Watson

Reginald (Reggie) Watson

Health Educator

Reggie Watson is the SHIELD (Self Help in Eliminating Life-Threatening Diseases) Coordinator and an HIV Counselor and Tester. Watson came to Whitman-Walker as a volunteer HIV Counselor and Tester in... Read More