Alissa Light, MS

Light has served as the Executive Director of Family Tree Clinic since 2009 and has helped to lead the 45-year-old organizations transformation from a St. Paul family planning clinic to a regional leader in LGBTQ health, evidence-based comprehensive sex education, and culturally responsive care. In addition to her role at Family Tree, Light also serves as the Chairwoman of the only fundraising coalition of safety net health providers in the state: The Community Health Fund which fosters partnership with corporations who want to engage their employees in responsive philanthropy and volunteerism to support their neighborhoods and communities health and wellbeing.