Facebook logo 



Nationally Accredited for Providing Quality Health Services



December 2018 Dec 2018
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31 1 2 3 4 5

Planning, Evaluation, and Policy (PEP) Staff



Krista Hanni, PhD, Program Manager, oversees intra-bureau and intra-departmental planning and alignment around strategic plan implementation and manages the PEP Unit. Contact: hannikd@co.monterey.ca.us831-755-4586

Patricia Zerounian, MPP, Management Analyst III, leads accreditation coordination, evaluation, performance management, quality improvement methods, and grant writing support. Contact: zerounianp@co.monterey.ca.us, 831-755-4583

Carmen Gil, MPA/HSAManagement Analyst III, leads Health in All Policies outreach, collaboration, health element inclusions, and policy development. Contact: gilc@co.monterey.ca.us, 831-755-8997

Karen Smith, MPA, Management Analyst II, Public Information Officer, provides public information and marketing support to the Department; lead for social marketing and website content. Contact: klahnk@co.monterey.ca.us 831-755-4639

Vacant, Management Analyst II, coordinates grant sourcing and applications, supports QI team work, and reviews/updates departmental policies. Contact:

Vacant, Management Analyst II, conducts health and planning analysis and policy development. Contact: 

Robert Voss, Public Health Epidemiologist, is the lead on analyses of the distribution of health outcomes as related to the social determinants of health. Contact: vossr@co.monterey.ca.us

Angelica Chavez, MA, Chronic Disease Prevention Coordinator, conducts health equity related community engagement and training projects; coordinates Leadership and Community Engagement Academy (enLACE) and supports Health Equity Initiatives. Contact: chaveza1@co.monterey.ca.us, 831-755-4514

Ana Reyna-Leyva, Chronic Disease Prevention Coordinator, supports access to health, systems integration, and community engagement initiatives. Contact: reyna-leyvaa@co.monterey.ca.us, 831-755-4323

Christina Santana -   Health Equity Coordinator, leads health equity related internal and partner outreach, Seaside “Health in All Policies” outreach and training projects; lead for Health Equity Scholars Academy. Contact: Santanam1@co.monterey.ca.us 831-755-4514

Jeff Domalanta, Chronic Disease Prevention Specialist II, supports health equity initiatives, internal and external communications, and community Planning . Contact: domalantaj@co.monterey.ca.us, 831-755-4847

Elena Maciel-Pantoja, Chronic Disease Prevention Specialist II,  supports accreditation coordination, evaluation, performance management, quality improvement methods, and grant writing support. Contact: pantojame@co.monterey.ca.us, 831-755-4602

Ana Vargas, Chronic Disease Prevention Specialist II, supports health equity related community engagement programs; supports Leadership and Community Engagement Academy (enLACE). Contact: VargasA3@co.monterey.ca.us

Paid and Unpaid Interns – The PEP Unit usually has several interns working on data-related  social media  and community outreach projects. Our current interns are:

  • Veronica Sallaz, “Planning, Evaluation, and Policy Unit” support