Our ideal vision is of people and organizations working together to create community health.
- We serve organizations in health care, human services, public health, public education, philanthropy, business, and community development.
- We help organizations assess needs, design strategies, develop capacity, execute for results, and demonstrate value.
- We specialize in supporting collaborative initiatives that may be sponsored by associations, foundations, or public agencies.
- Our aspiration is to help our clients achieve their goals while building a sustainable capacity for excellence.
Our Core Team
Our core team as profiled below brings extensive experience and commitment to every project. We also partner with an extended team of associates to create the right team for each engagement.
Stephen Horan, PhD is the founding president of Community Health Solutions, bringing more than 25 years of professional experience to each client and project. Under Steve’s leadership Community Health Solutions has helped hundreds of organizations achieve better results through effective strategy and practice. Individually, Steve has been an advisor to consumer groups, nonprofit organizations, corporations, foundations, and public sector leaders. This broad perspective informs his ability to think at the system level as well as the street level, and help people bridge gaps between policy and practice.
Terry Laine, MS, PCMH CCE is the Director of Operations for Community Health Solutions with a focus on ensuring all of our products and tools are practical and useful to our clients. With more than 20 years of professional experience in various aspects of health care planning, research, and administration, Ms. Laine has particular experience in supporting leadership development and health quality/care delivery projects for nurses, physicians and interprofessional healthcare teams. She completed IHI’s Breakthrough Series College and applies learned strategies to help our clients achieve collaborative health quality innovation improvement aims. She achieved certification as a NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home Certified Content Expert (PCMH CCE) in the fall of 2015. Terry holds a Master of Science Degree from James Madison University.
Caitlin Feller, MPP, PCMH CCE is the Director of Clinical Strategy at Community Health Solutions. In this capacity Caitlin leads our efforts to help clinical organizations improve quality, optimize care models, create community linkages, and demonstrate value. Many of these projects are conducted through custom Action Learning programs for individual organizations, community collaboratives, and associations. Caitlin achieved certification as a NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home Certified Content Expert (PCMH CCE) in the summer of 2013. She received both her B.A. in Economics and her Master of Public Policy (MPP) degrees from the University of Virginia.
Sherrina Gibson is a Principal at Community Health Solutions. Sherrina currently leads projects in health analytics, and provides support on projects involving quality improvement and population health. Her areas of expertise include evaluation, data development, and healthcare issues of the Medicaid and uninsured populations. Sherrina brings nine years of experience to the team, and holds an B.A. in Sociology. Her community interests include Greater Richmond Stop Child Abuse Now and initiatives focusing on community empowerment.