The SoutheastHEALTH Ambassadors are a volunteer board that focuses on supporting SoutheastHEALTH Foundation. They will specifically be supporting the HeartStrong Fund which is a resource to provide funding for programs to address cardiovascular disorders and prevention, specifically cardiac rehab, scaled to congestive heart failure patients, smoking cessation programs, and the Mending Hearts program.
SoutheastHEALTH’s top-ranked team of cardiologists diagnoses and treats many heart conditions, including many rare and complex disorders. SoutheastHEALTH’s Division of Cardiovascular Diseases is one of the largest and most integrated in the South Central Region of Missouri. SoutheastHEALTH physicians work together to evaluate and treat patients, utilizing the most advanced techniques and technologies.
The SoutheastHEALTH Ambassadors are committed to community outreach to educate residents about preventing heart disease and responding properly when symptoms present through programs available at SoutheastHEALTH.
President: Tyler Cuba - Cuba Financial Group
Vice President: Joe Uzoaru – Athena Property Group
Treasurer: Ashton Balsmann- Wood & Huston
Secretary: Lauren Dirnberger – Chap Arnold Insurance Agency
Ambassador Leadership Committee
Wendi Beussink – Realty Executives
Matt Carter – Red Letter Communication
Brandon Cooper- Moss & Cooper Attorneys at Law
Rachel Dreyer – Northwestern Mutual
Joseph Ehringer – P&G
Josh Ford – Ford & Sons Funeral Home
Seth Hudson – Hudson Chiropractic
Courtland Kohlfeld - Kohlfeld Distributing, Inc.
Jamie McDowell- Midamerica Hotels Corporation
Laura Richmond - Realty Executives
Alicia Schoch- Chateau Girardeau
Wine and Chocolate
February 9, 2018
Port Cape Restaurant (upstairs)
In honor of National Heart Month, the SoutheastHEALTH Ambassadors invite you to an exclusive red wine and dark chocolate pairing. The antioxidants found in red wine and dark chocolate are considered beneficial to heart health, so what better way to kick off the Ambassadors’ HeartStrong Campaign! HeartStrong provides smoking cessation programs, scales and pedometers to congestive heart failure patients, Automated External Defibrillators, CPR Kits and training, and supports the Mended Hearts program. Have fun and know in your heart that it’s all for a great cause!
February 20, 2018 - 2017 Video and then tour with Dr. Wettach
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
April 17, 2018 - CPR Training
June 19, 2018 - Dr. Robison
August 21, 2018
October 16, 2018 - Mary Beth Corgan
Building Healthier Lives and Community Well-being
Priority is given to projects that focus on community health improvement and address the following:
- Focus on disproportionate unmet needs by delivering care to the uninsured and underinsured
- Focus on healthy environments and behaviors
- Collaborative partnerships to ensure healthy communities
- Measurement and evaluation should have measurable outcomes on health care in our community
AED Request Form