Meet Paul Witinski - CT Advocate
I’m new to the American Heart Association, but not to its mission or the impact that heart health has on lives.
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Meet AHA Advocate Mike Papale
AHA Advocate-Survivor Starts Heart Non-Profit.
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Meet Robby Pechillo
Meet a young CT Heart Superstar!
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Meet Catherine Lester Salchert
CT Advocate Attends 2017 Lobby Day in Hartford.
Meet Stacy-Ann Walker
Meet CT advocate Stacy-Ann Walker.
Meet Shannon Leardi
"Heart disease knows no age, no gender, no race. It can affect anyone!"
Dawn Beland, Connecticut
Dawn Beland, MSN, RN, CCRN, ACNS-BC, CNRN and SCRN is the Stroke Center Coordinator for the Comprehensive Stroke Center at Hartford Hospital and a You're the Cure Advocate.
Catherine Lester Salchert
I am still personally excited about participating in my first AHA Lobby Day at the Connecticut State Legislature, which was held on March 8th.
Senator Terry Gerratana
Terry Gerratana was first elected in 2011 to represent the citizens of New Britain, Berlin and Farmington. In November of 2016, she was re-elected by her constituents to serve a fourth term. Throughout her time as a legislator, Terry has established herself as a thoughtful advocate for healthy families and communities.
Andy DeLoreto, Connecticut
My name is Andy DeLoreto and it is an honor to be an advocate for the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. Living a healthy lifestyle is important to everyone, and has been a part of my life for the last 25 years.