KHJN is made up of Board of Directors, grassroots educators and community activists, and volunteers dedicated to expressing multiple facets of reproductive justice.
Board of Directors
Caitlin Willenbrink President
Marcie is Kentucky Health Justice Network's Executive Director. She comes to KHJN from Kentucky Educational Television (KET), where she served as the Director of Marketing and Publications. Prior to that, Marcie was a Vice President at WNIN Tri-State Public Media in Evansville, IN, and held positions at the American Red Cross of Western Kentucky, Appalshop, and acted as a consultant for the Center for Social Inclusion/Ford Foundation. Marcie has served as a volunteer for the Kentucky Domestic Violence Association, Chrysalis House, and has been a featured speaker for the National Federation of Community Broadcasters and the Dart Center for Journalism. Marcie is also a published photographer and writer in publications such as the Lexington Herald-Leader. As Executive Director, Marcie builds support and resources to expand the reach of KHJN’s programs and center the voices and experiences of Kentuckians who are most impacted by reproductive, sexual, and gender injustices.
Trans Health Director
Oliver Directs Kentucky Health Justice Network's Trans Health Advocacy program to ensure trans Kentuckians can access supportive, competent healthcare. Oliver graduated from the University of Louisville in 2017 with a degree in Political Science, with minors in LGBTQ Studies, Social Change, and Philosophy. Oliver has been involved as a leader of the pro-labor group Cards United Against Sweatshops, among other activities, and is passionate about issues of reproductive justice, expanding access to healthcare, and the power of clinical empathy skills for providers working with marginalized people (all providers)
KHJN Support Fund Director
Meg started volunteering in abortion access in KY almost 20 years ago. As a Louisville native, Meg has a strong background in grassroots organizing with Louisville Clinic Escorts, The Fairness Campaign, and Louisville Showing Up for Racial Justice. Meg's professional background is in Food Service, Childcare, and Project Facilitation.
All Access EKY Project Director
Stacie Sexton is a reproductive justice advocate and organizer from Whitesburg, Kentucky. As Project Director of All Access EKY, she works to bring comprehensive birth control to Eastern Kentuckians and is passionate about expanding access across the entire state and beyond. Before coming to KHJN, Stacie worked with Homeward Bound in Asheville, NC to guide addiction interventions for women in Buncombe County and concurrently published research on queer visibility in the American justice system. She previously worked with Appalshop as an artist-in-residence and production assistant with WMMT FM and is an alum of the Appalachian Media Institute. She currently serves as Artistic Director of the Abortion Monologues of Lexington, chair of the Diversity and Inclusion committee for the Appalachian Studies Association, and board member of Lexington Fairness. She holds a BA in Gender and Sexuality Studies from the University of North Carolina at Asheville.