Kristen Mackay MPH
Senior Public Health Specialist/CBA Coordinator
Kristen MacKay is a Senior Health Project Coordinator/CBA Coordinator for the University of Rochester Center for Community Practice (CCP) in Rochester, New York. In this role, she coordinates reactive Capacity Building Assistance (CBA) requests related to HIV prevention services, provides tailored workshops and other technical assistance, and facilitates trainings for the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute Regional Training Center. Kristen has been working in the field of HIV and STI prevention for over 20 years, starting in high school as a trained youth HIV educator. Prior to joining the CCP team, Kristen worked as a program manager, where she led grant-funded health education and supportive services programs at a community-based organization (CBO). Kristen earned her Master of Public Health degree from the University of New England. She is passionate about health literacy, health equity and justice, addressing stigma, and ending the HIV epidemic.