Twitter Chat with Ron Sims – January 20 at 2:30pm
America Walks and the Every Body Walk! Collaborative are excited to kick off 2016 with a new program- America Walks Twitter Chats! These chats will bring knowledge, expertise and first-hand experience to local advocates and walking champions. Join us on January 20 at 2:30pm as we chat with Ron Sims. Submit questions and follow the conversation online using the hashtag #AWAsksRon.
Ron Sims energized and motivated the participants at the 2015 National Walking Summit as the closing keynote. Mr. Sims is a civic volunteer active in health, education, environmental and social equity issues. Appointed by Governor Jay Inslee, Sims serves as the chair of the Washington Health Benefit Exchange Board. The board is responsible for the implementation of the Affordable Care Act in Washington State. Mr. Sims also serves on the Board of Regents, the university’s governing body, of Washington State University and the Board of Directors of the Washington Health Alliance, formerly the Puget Sound Health Alliance, a nonprofit organization he helped found where employers, physicians, hospitals, patients, health plan providers and others from throughout the region come together to improve health care quality.