Karis Grounds, MPH- Vice President of Health and Community Impact, brings a background of public health, healthcare access and sociology. She oversees the Community Information Exchange supporting the vision, engagement and integration of CIE with Network Partners across health and social services. Through a public health lens, she helps to build relationships and partnerships with health and social services to improve coordinated care and health outcomes for the community. Prior to working at 2-1-1, Karis worked in international and refugee health, helping to improve access to care and preventative services. She is passionate about social determinants of health and advancing holistic health to improve equity locally and nationally.