Jeanette Duerr Bio
Concurrent Session: 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Jeannette joined Synergy Billing in October 2014. She has decades of experience in leading communications and marketing in public health, for academic institutions such as the University of Maryland, Morehouse School of Medicine, and Howard University Health Sciences, and for payers Kaiser Permanente and UnitedHealthcare. One of only a small percentage of professionals Accredited in Public Relations, Jeannette won awards for her public education efforts on behalf of a Community Health Center and the Maryland Governor’s Wellmobile. She works with national and state organizations and local CHCs to promote the FQHC mission and assure their continuing success. She enjoys working with our clients on their communication and public education challenges. Jeannette vows that she cannot retire until she uses up the box of commas that she was issued at the start of her career, so we refill it when she is not looking. The child of a military family, she has traveled extensively and is convinced that this experience opened her eyes and heart to a wide variety of cultures and people.