Marjorie Mitchell | Executive Director

Margie Bio

Marjorie has been a strong advocate for disability rights and universal health care for the past three decades. She became the organization’s Executive Director in 1992 and has worked tirelessly on increasing access to health insurance for Michigan families. Marjorie currently sits on the Boards and Committees for:

  • Universal Health Care Action Network (UHCAN) Board
  • Greater Detroit Area Health Council (GDAHC), Consumer Engagement Council
  • Michigan Consumers for Healthcare (MCH), Steering Committee
  • Michigan Health Insurance Access, Advisory Council
  • Michigan Health & Hospital Association (MHA), Patient Safety/ Keystone Board
  • Medicare Rights Center, Consumer Action Board
  • Michigan Voice, Leadership Committee
  • MPRO Board of Directors

Alex B. Hill | Communications Director


Alex has worked as a Project Coordinator and Community Health Worker in Detroit on issues ranging from childhood obesity to food access. He current works as a Digital Strategist¬† and has worked with many non-profits engaged in health promotion, global health, and social justice around the world, including: League of Michigan Bicyclists, ACLU of Michigan, Detroit Food Policy Council, Detroit Food Finder, Honduras Health Mapping, Pediatric Prevention Research Center, SCOUT BANANA, Young People For, Movement Strategy Center, African Activist Archive, Vumundzuku-bya Vana ‘Our Children’s Future, and the Refugee Development Center.

Alex currently sits on committees for:

  • MOTION Coalition
  • Data and Education Workgroup (Authority Health)
  • Population Health Council
  • Detroit Food Policy Council
  • FIT Families Project
  • Detroit Food Politics Research Group