Keleigh Waldner

Keleigh Waldner

Research Associate

kwaldner@publichealthwm.org

413-794-2897

Keleigh Waldner, M.A. is a Research Associate for Partners for a Healthier Community (PHC).  Keleigh coordinates and conducts evaluation and assessment activities for a number of PHC’s research and evaluation projects. She has coordinated the administration of population-based youth health surveys in Springfield, MA (Youth Health Survey, Youth Risk Behavior Survey), the creation of Youth Health in Springfield, MA: Highlights from the 2015 Youth Health Survey of Eighth Grade, and aspects of the community health needs assessments for the Coalition of Western MA Hospitals.  She also coordinates evaluation activities for the Live Well Springfield Transforming Communities Initiative (TCI) and the Healthy Hill Initiative.  Keleigh has worked in both the private and public sector—most recently working as Senior Program Manager for the City of Springfield’s Office of Housing.  Keleigh holds a Master’s degree in Community Development and Planning as well as a Bachelor’s degree in International Development and Social Change from Clark University.