Administrative Team

 
Medical Director Erik Wert, DO, MPH, FACOI
 
Anne C. Scott, MPH, Executive Director of Ingham Community Health Centers and Deputy Health Officer for the Ingham County Health Department, has spent more than a decade working in community health. Anne has held several roles since joining the Ingham Community Health Centers in 2013, overseeing health center operations, grant management, strategic planning, compliance, quality improvement/quality assurance, and Health Center promotion and advocacy. Prior to coming to Ingham County, she spent seven years at Michigan State University, at the Center for Regional Food Systems, developing and implementing community-based nutrition and food security programs. Anne received her Bachelor's in Urban and Regional Planning with a specialization in Community Development and a Masters of Public Health from Michigan State University.

Dr. Priti Pathak, MD, has worked with the Ingham Community Health Centers since 2000. Dr. Pathak graduated with honors specializing in Family Medicine and serves the community as a provider at River Oak Community Health Center. Dr. Pathak also enjoys working with diabetes, hypertension, nutrition, smoking cessation, weight management, depression, anxiety and health promotion. Dr. Pathak assumed the position of Interim Medical Director for Ingham Community Health Centers on June 10, 2019.  
 
Dr. Stephen Pittel, DDS, Dental Director, received a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from the University of Detroit.  He is a Lt. Colonel of the Michigan Air National Guard and the Dental Service Commander, 127th Wing.  Dr. Pittel provides direct patient care and oversees all dental services within the Ingham Community Health Centers and Ingham County Jail, together with school-age and community-based oral health programs.  

Krista Haven, RN, Clinical Services Manager, is a Registered Nurse and holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Michigan State University. She began as a Registered Head Nurse with the Ingham County Health Department’s correctional unit in August, 1990, and joined the Ingham Community Health Centers in October, 2012. Krista provides clinical direction and oversight for the Ingham Community Health Centers’ nursing and clinical assisting staff. She leads the Patient Centered Medical Home team, with PCMH recognition for all Community Health Center sites.

Elizabeth McGee, Finance Coordinator, holds a Bachelors of Science in Management from the University of Massachusetts. She began with Ingham County as an Administrative Analyst in 2005. In 2013, she became the Finance Coordinator for the Ingham Community Health Centers. Beth is responsible for coordinating the development of and monitoring all Community Health Center budgets, including grants, contracts and managed care arrangements. 

Izabela Wackowski-Norris, MPA, Community Health Center Supervisor, holds a Bachelor of Science in Community Development and a Master of Science in Public Administration from Central Michigan University. She started with the Ingham Community Health Centers in December, 2013, and provides administrative oversight to the Forest Community Health Center, in addition to managing the refugee and Ryan White programs. Izabela is responsible for administrative and clinical oversight, program development, and budget management.

Lucretia Ware, BA, MA, M.DIV, Community Health Center Supervisor, holds a Bachelor of Science in Health Services Administration from Davenport University and a Master of Arts in Theological Studies and M.DIV from Liberty University.  She started with the Ingham Community Health Centers in 1995 and currently provides administrative oversight to Birch Health Center and River Oak Community Health Center.  She is responsible for administrative and clinical oversight, program development, and budget management.

Keyonie "Key" James, MPH, started with the Ingham Community Health Centers in 2018 as the Strategic Project & Implementation Manager. Ms. James oversees strategic planning and implementation, compliance, and quality assurance for the Community Health Centers. She has experience in domestic and international public health, and capacity building with expertise in program management, evaluation and implementation. She received a B.A. in Women's Studies from Michigan State University and a MPH with a certificate in Program Evaluation from the University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health. Key is also certified in Public Health (CPH). 

Connie L. Crowe, B.S.N., RN, Community Health Center Supervisor, holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner, and Education. She began her career with Ingham Community Health Centers in June, 2014 as Sexton Health Center nurse. In March, 2015, she became the Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Coordinator, providing training and support for the clinical staff in primary care sites for a multi-site PCMH recognition under the leadership of Krista Haven, Clinical Services Manager. In April, 2017, she became the supervisor for the Women's Health Services and Cedar Pediatrics Health Center. While providing administrative, clinical oversight, and budget management for the Women's Health Services and Cedar Pediatrics, she also coordinates the activities related to Title X, 340 B Drugs, and Infection Control for the AAAHC.