Alexi McHugh, MPH, is a Public Health Professional who has been fortunate enough to have lived and worked in the field of public health on both coasts of the United States. His work in, and with, non-profits, higher education, and government has focused on a range of topics and issues, from HIV/AIDS and Obesity, to Outdoor Spaces and Diversity. He recently wrapped up a term as a RARE AmeriCorps Volunteer in Oregon, working with rural Latinx populations and facilitating outdoor engagement for families with young children. He is currently working with the National Park Service Office of Healthy Parks, Healthy People as a Diversity & Volunteer Consultant. He is actively searching for employment in the outdoor space where he can bring his public health background to full use.
In his free time, he enjoys conversing with others in order to learn from their experiences, creating community connections, and immersing himself in new and challenging scenarios. He is immensely excited for SHIFT and to meet a great group of folks.