Steering Committee

Southern HIV/AIDS Strategy Initiative (SASI) 

Project Director

Carolyn McAllaster
Clinical Professor of Law
Director, HIV/AIDS Policy Clinic
Duke University School of Law, Durham, North Carolina

 Research Consultants:

Team lead by Susan Reif, PhD
Duke Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research
Duke University, Durham, North Carolina

Policy Consultants

Harvard Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation

Steering Committee: 

State/Region Steering CommitteeMember Affiliation
National Robert Suttle SERO Project
Southern Nicholas Carlisle Southern AIDS Coalition
Alabama Kathie Hiers AIDS Alabama
  Mary Elizabeth Marr Thrive Alabama
Georgia Dazon Dixon Diallo Sister Love, Inc.
  John Warchol Atlanta Legal Aid Society
Louisiana Sharon Decuir HIV/AIDS Alliance for Region Two, Inc.
  Deon Haywood Women with a Vision
Mississippi Robin Webb
  Linda Rigsby Mississippi Center for Justice
North Florida Robin Lewy/Fran Ricardo Rural Women’s Health Project
  Valerie Mincey Basic NWFL, Inc.
North Carolina Soree Finley Legal Services of Southern Piedmont
  Esther Ross Brody School of Medicine, HIV/AIDS REACH Out
  Terry Munn Triangle Empowerment Center, Inc.
South Carolina  Wayne Borders  SC HIV Task Force
  Gwen Bampfield Access Network
  Susan Dunn ACLU-SC


Joseph Interrante

Mardrequs Harris

Venita Ray

Nashville Cares

Southern AIDS Coalition

Positive Women’s Network