Current Fellows
Environmental Challenges

Alivia Coleman

Bloomberg Fellow

Alivia is the Health Program Associate for the Stratford Health Department.  In her role, she responds to estate inquiries, provides feedback on commercial development applications outlining if the project may encounter soil, groundwater or vapor intrusion issues.  Alivia contributes significantly in Stratford-specific health risk assessments as well as air monitoring data review.  Certified as a lead inspector/risk assessor, Alivia leads efforts to proactively work with the local housing authority to focus on housing voucher, pre-1978 housing stock with tenants that include children under the age of six. 

The Stratford Health Department (SHD) is a Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) nationally-accredited municipal health department operating in Stratford, Connecticut.  SHD’s mission is to improve the quality of life of its nearly 53,000 residents through the promotion of health, prevention of disease and by assuring a clean and safe environment.

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