Wendy Roy serves the Foundation as Executive Director for the Cenla Medication
Access Program (CMAP). This program's mission is to ensure appropriate medication
access and education as well as promotion of other preventive health practices
among residents with limited incomes in Central Louisiana. She holds a graduate
degree in Healthcare Administration from Seton Hall University. Roy
also has a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Louisiana State University. Prior
to joining the Foundation, Roy was the Regional Director for Prevent
Child Abuse Louisiana. She was responsible for organizing and overseeing
child abuse prevention activity within the region including program delivery,
fund-raising, public education, public awareness, and volunteer recruitment,
training and management.
Kevin Brown is a pharmacist with the Cenla Medication Access Program. He manages
the CMAP Express Central Fill Pharmacy and is responsible for conducting
thorough medication reviews with “high-risk" eligible patients, overall
patient education and compliance, as well as monitoring for possible drug
interactions. He communicates with physicians and pharmacies to keep them
informed of their patient's involvement in the program. Brown holds
a Bachelor of Science degree in pharmacy from the University of Louisiana
at Monroe and a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Kansas.
He has 17 years experience in retail pharmacy. Prior to joining The Rapides
Foundation, his most recent position was as a Pharmacy Manager with Wal-Mart.
Jackie Bronson serves the Foundation as the Cancer Screening Project's Community Health Advisor (CHA). She is responsible for promoting cancer screening opportunities through awareness and early detection within the nine-parish service area of The Rapides Foundation. Bronson graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor's Degree in General Studies, and minors in Math, History and Psychology. She retired from the Louisiana National Guard after 23 years of service. Bronson has been an active volunteer in her church and local elementary school for many years, including participation in the Apple Volunteers, where she was recognized as an outstanding school volunteer with the 2015-16 Volunteer of the Year award.
Kira Davidson serves the Foundation as the CMAP Healthy Lifestyle Coordinator.
She is responsible for promoting the program through physicians and employers
to encourage the public to lead healthy lifestyles. She is a Licensed
and Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. Davidson graduated with a Bachelor of Science
from Nicholls State University in 2009, and completed her Dietetic
Internship at Tulane University-School of Public Health. Before
joining CMAP, she worked as the Clinical Dietitian at LSU Huey P. Long
Medical Center in Pineville.
Kayla Edwards serves the Foundation as Cancer Screening Specialist. She
is responsible for coordinating the Cancer Screening Project's mobile
mammography unit where patients can be screened for breast, cervical and
colorectal cancer. Edwards holds a Bachelor of Science
in Psychology from Louisiana State University at Alexandria,
and a Certification in Phlebotomy Technician from Central Louisiana Medical
Academy. Prior to joining the Foundation, she worked as a facilitator
for youth wraparound services and as a phlebotomist for local organizations.
||Pamela L. Jones, RDN, LDN
Pamela Jones serves the Foundation as a Registered Dietitian for the CMAP Healthy Lifestyle Program. She is responsible for assisting clients to lead healthy lifestyles through development of individualized nutritional interventions. She is a Licensed and Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. Jones holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from Louisiana State University and she completed her Dietetic Internship at Louisiana Tech University. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Cenla Dietetic Association. Jones previously worked as the Outpatient Clinical Dietitian at CHRISTUS Cabrini Hospital.
Lydia Kozlowski serves the Foundation as CMAP Healthy Lifestyle Exercise
Specialist. She is responsible for leading clients through safe and effective
exercises and developing individualized workout plans. Kozlowski
has over 20 years experience teaching fitness classes and weight training
throughout Indiana and Louisiana. She has her personal training certification
from the Cooper Institute. She is also certified in group exercise and
weight room training from Aerobic & Fitness Association of America. Kozlowski is a certified hatha yoga instructor and Yoga
Alliance member with a 200-hour yoga certification. She is also
a certified Les Mills RPM (indoor cycle) instructor.
Kayla Laborde serves the Foundation as a pharmacy technician with the CMAP
program. She has over 10 years of experience working as a pharmacy technician.
Before joining CMAP, Laborde worked as a technician for Super One pharmacy.