Verdin joins Community Care board
BROOKFIELD, Wis. (July 20, 2020) – Community Care, Inc., is pleased to announce Langston Verdin as the newest member of its board of directors. Verdin brings more than 15 years of experience in public health to the board.
Verdin is program leader of strategic partnerships at the Children’s Health Alliance of Wisconsin, where he builds community-based partnerships to improve asthma management, enhance quality of life, reduce disparities, and prevent asthma-related deaths. In addition, he oversees the management of the Wisconsin Asthma Coalition, a diverse group comprised of more than 275 members spanning various professions statewide.
“I’m so happy to welcome Langston to the board. Not only does he bring a wealth of public health experience, but he also has a unique perspective on building relationships within the community to address critical public health issues,” said Community Care CEO Kenneth Munson.
After receiving his bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Verdin completed Marquette University’s Future Milwaukee program. In August, he will complete his master’s degree in public health at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee focusing on public health policy and administration.
Community Care’s board of directors consists of business and community leaders with varying expertise and experiences. Together they oversee the organization’s strategic and financial decisions.
Community Care, Inc., headquartered in Brookfield, Wis., is a private nonprofit organization that serves the long-term care and health needs of more than 12,000 older adults and adults with physical or intellectual disabilities. Founded in 1977, Community Care is the only Wisconsin managed care organization to offer all three programs of Family Care, Family Care Partnership and Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE). For more information about Community Care, visit CommunityCareInc.org.