Stacey Chacker, BA
Health Resources in Action
Stacey Chacker is a Project Director at Health Resources in Action. In this role, she leads several initiatives at HRiA including Asthma Regional Council of New England. For the past 7 years, she has worked extensively with health care providers, Medicaid payers, and New England State Asthma Programs to promote sustainable Medicaid financing of asthma best practices. She is also a leader on policy, advocacy, and research on environmental health/justice issues at community and governmental levels. Prior to coming to HRiA in 2008, Stacey served as Director of Organizing at Neighborhood of Affordable Housing, a community development corporation in East Boston, leading community organizing campaigns to promote affordable housing, environmental justice/health, immigrant rights and youth development. Ms. Chacker was a Peace Corps volunteer in the Central African Republic, and has a bachelor’s degree from Clark University in Urban Social Geography, Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude.