State Advocacy Contacts

The American Heart Association has grassroots advocacy contacts in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.  

For more information, please reach out to the You're the Cure Grassroots Manager in your state listed below.

Katey Aquilina – NY, PA, WV, MD, DE, VA, D.C.

Rebecca Scharler – CT, MA, NJ, VT, RI, NH, ME

Julie Howell  - AL, FL, LA, MS, Puerto Rico

Kim Chidester – NC, SC, TN, GA

Jacob Denniston - NE, IA, KS, MN, MO, ND, SD

Melissa Brown - KY, OH, IN, IL, MI, WI

Heyward Whetsell – AR, OK, CO, WY

Allison Hogue– TX, NM

Grace Henscheid – WA, OR, ID, UT, MT, HI

Josh Brown – CA, AZ, NV, AK