Need more? Try out  Advanced Search (20+ criteria)»

Last Update

is this you? Claim your profile.

Wrong Lolita Ross?

Lolita M. Ross

Executive Director

Mississippi Association of Community Action Agencies

HQ Phone:  (601) 944-1747

Email: l***@***.com

GET ZOOMINFO GROW

+ Get 10 Free Contacts a Month

Please agree to the terms and conditions.

I agree to the  Terms of Service and  Privacy Policy. I understand that I will receive a subscription to ZoomInfo Grow at no charge in exchange for downloading and installing the ZoomInfo Contact Contributor utility which, among other features, involves sharing my business contacts as well as headers and signature blocks from emails that I receive.

THANK YOU FOR DOWNLOADING!

computers
  • 1.Download
    ZoomInfo Grow
    v sign
  • 2.Run Installation
    Wizard
  • 3.Check your inbox to
    Sign in to ZoomInfo Grow

I agree to the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. I understand that I will receive a subscription to ZoomInfo Community Edition at no charge in exchange for downloading and installing the ZoomInfo Contact Contributor utility which, among other features, involves sharing my business contacts as well as headers and signature blocks from emails that I receive.

Mississippi Association of Community Action Agencies

975 North Street

Jackson, Mississippi,39202

United States

Company Description

Mississippi Association of Community Action Agency (MACAA) member organizations provide a wide variety of services ranging from Head Start to senior nutrition. Our aim is to help the most vulnerable Mississippians struggling with poverty by providing resources... more.

Find other employees at this company (1)

Background Information

Employment History

Director of Southern Strategies

CommonHealth ACTION


President and Managing Principal

Shared Strategy Group LLC


Federal Grant Reviewer ( Consultant )

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


President and Managing Principal

Managing Principal, SHARED Strategy Group, LLC


Government Programs Manager

McKesson Corporation


Program Analyst

Mississippi Center for Technology Transfer


Founding Executive Director

Mississippi Asset Building Coalition


Affiliations

Hinds County Human Resource Agency

Head Start Program Reviewer and Board of Directors


Mississippi Individual Development Account Partnership

Founding Member


SEACAA Inc

Board Member


National Center for Appropriate Technology

Board Member


Education

Master's Degree

Public Policy and Administration

Jackson State University


Web References(23 Total References)


www.dialogue4health.org

Lolita Ross, MPPA, PMP
A trusted advisor and implementation strategist for community, business and nonprofit leaders, Lolita M. Ross, MPPA, PMP, has nearly 20 years of experience in social innovations, population health solutions, applied equity strategies and community development. Prior to joining NNPHI as Chief Program Officer, Lolita founded SHARED Strategy Group, LLC, a national practitioner consortium that provides technical assistance to support social innovations. Her work includes achievements in the implementation of multi-sector strategies in rural, coastal, and urban communities leading to the development of sustainable models for systems change work to address social determinants of health. Additionally, Lolita lead the design and implementation of capacity building strategies for philanthropic grantees as Director of Southern Strategies; implemented multi-state/multi-country continuum of care management programs with McKesson Health Solutions; served as founding Executive Director for the Mississippi Association of Community Action Agencies and the Mississippi Asset Building Coalition; implemented Head Start program reviews; served on the Board of Directors for the National Center for Appropriate Technology; lead development planning with the Jackson Redevelopment Authority; and countless other experiences contributing to improved conditions in communities across the country. Lolita holds a Master's Degree in Public Policy & Administration and PMP credentials.


www.positionedforprogress.com [cached]

Lolita Ross, MPPA, PMP, Director of Mississippi Initiatives, CommonHealth ACTION
As Director of Mississippi Initiatives, Lolita leads the strategic development and implementation of CommonHealth ACTION's Mississippi-focused strategies. As a certified project management professional (PMP) Ms. Ross has nearly 20 years of experience in economic & community development, social services, and public health working in the government, corporate, and nonprofit sector. Prior to joining CommonHealth ACTION, Ms. Ross Government Programs Manager for McKesson Health Solutions where she lead the successful execution of statewide disease management and continuum of care programs for eligible Medicaid beneficiaries in Mississippi, Florida, and Texas as well as management of a nurse advice line program supporting U.S. military families (Tri-Care) overseas. Her career includes serving as Executive Director for the Mississippi Association of Community Action Agencies; Federal Grant Reviewer (consultant) for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; Planner with the City of Jackson Redevelopment Authority; and Program Analyst with the MS Center for Technology Transfer. Ms. Ross holds a Master's Degree in Public Policy and Administration from Jackson State University and is an experienced strategist, implementation specialist, and trusted advisor working with diverse communities to design and implement locally driven strategies.


www.commonhealthaction.org [cached]

Lolita M. Ross, MPPA, PMP
Senior Consultant Lolita M. Ross, MPPA, PMP "We have an opportunity to restore a sense of community. To support and engage in activities that create equitable opportunities that help individuals and families live healthier, better lives. So that when we pass our neighbor on the street and ask; "How are you doing today" they can reply; "I am fine" and for some, for the first time, they will really mean it." As Senior Consultant, Lolita Ross provides support for the management and implementation of CommonHealth ACTION's Mississippi-focused technical assistance efforts. She brings a wealth of experience in the corporate, government, and non-profit sectors managing large programs in the public's interest. Ms. Ross holds a Master's Degree in Public Policy and Administration from Jackson State University. As a certified project management professional (PMP) Ms. Ross has 16 years of program management experience in economic & community development, social services, transportation, and public health. Prior to joining CommonHealth ACTION, Ms. Ross served as Government Programs Manager for McKesson Health Solutions where she lead in the successful implementation of statewide disease management and chronic care programs for eligible Medicaid beneficiaries in Mississippi, Florida, and Texas as well as management of a nurse advice line program supporting U.S. military families (Tri-Care) overseas. Before transitioning to the corporate sector Ms. Ross was Executive Director for the Mississippi Association of Community Action Agencies providing technical assistance, capacity building, and advocacy for 20 agencies throughout the state administering programs such as Head Start, Low Income Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP), Community Services Block Grant (CSBG), Rural Transportation, and Home-Deliver Meals to under-resourced Mississippians. In this role, she was able to establish the first full-time office, increasing awareness and support for the member agencies as well as for the programs they administered. During her tenure, Mississippi was awarded the National Community Service Award by the National Community Action Foundation. Ms. Ross was instrumental in helping to establish a state asset building coalition to support the use of individual development accounts (IDA's). Ms. Ross has held several other positions including with the City of Jackson Redevelopment Authority and as a Program Analyst with the Mississippi Center for Technology Transfer. Ms. Ross holds in great regard her commitment to volunteerism and community service by serving on numerous boards and committees including her current service on the Board of Directors of Hinds County Human Resource Agency and long-time elementary school mentor in Jackson.


www.chameetings.org

Lolita M. Ross, MPPA, PMP
Lolita M. Ross, MPPA, PMP Lolita M. Ross Senior Program Manager - Mississippi "We have an opportunity to restore a sense of community. To support and engage in activities that create equitable opportunities that help individuals and families live healthier, better lives. So that when we pass our neighbor on the street and ask; "How are you doing today" they can reply; "I am fine" and for some, for the first time, they will really mean it." (Lolita M. Ross) As Senior Program Manager, Ms. Ross leads the management and implementation of CommonHealth ACTION's Mississippi-focused technical assistance initiative. She brings a wealth of experience in the corporate, government, and non-profit sectors managing large programs in the public's interest. Ms. Ross holds a Master's Degree in Public Policy and Administration from Jackson State University. As a certified project management professional (PMP) Ms. Ross has 16 years of program management experience in economic & community development, social services, transportation, and public health. Prior to joining CommonHealth ACTION, Ms. Ross served as Government Programs Manager for McKesson Health Solutions where she lead in the successful implementation of statewide disease management and chronic care programs for eligible Medicaid beneficiaries in Mississippi, Florida, and Texas as well as management of a nurse advice line program supporting U.S. military families (Tri-Care) overseas. Before transitioning to the corporate sector Ms. Ross was Executive Director for the Mississippi Association of Community Action Agencies providing technical assistance, capacity building, and advocacy for 20 agencies throughout the state administering programs such as Head Start, Low Income Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP), Community Services Block Grant (CSBG), Rural Transportation, and Home-Deliver Meals to under-resourced Mississippians. In this role, she was able to establish the first full-time office, increasing awareness and support for the member agencies as well as for the programs they administered. During her tenure, Mississippi was awarded the National Community Service Award by the National Community Action Foundation. Ms. Ross was instrumental in helping to establish a state asset building coalition to support the use of individual development accounts (IDA's). Ms. Ross has held several other positions including with the City of Jackson Redevelopment Authority and as a Program Analyst with the Mississippi Center for Technology Transfer. Ms. Ross holds in great regard her commitment to volunteerism and community service by serving on numerous boards and committees including her current service on the Board of Directors of Hinds County Human Resource Agency and long-time elementary school mentor in Jackson.


www.sharedstrategygroup.com [cached]

Lolita M. Ross, MPPA, PMP
Shared Strategy Group LLC Read more 3 Lolita M. Ross, MPPA, PMP Lolita M. Ross, MPPA, PMP, President & Managing Principal - As a certified project management professional (PMP) and multi-sector strategist, Lolita has nearly 20 years of experience in population health solutions, community development, public policy, and social innovations working in the public, corporate, and nonprofit sector. Prior to founding SHARED Strategy Group, LLC Lolita lead the southern portfolio of work for CommonHealth ACTION as Director of Southern Strategies where she implemented multi-sector, capacity building approaches based on equity and community based participatory principles. Additionally, Lolita lead the management and delivery of statewide disease management and continuum of care programs for eligible Medicaid beneficiaries in Mississippi, Florida, and Texas as well as management of a nurse advice line program supporting U.S. military families (Tri-Care) overseas. Her career includes serving as Executive Director for the Mississippi Association of Community Action Agencies; Founding member of the Mississippi Individual Development Account Partnership (later Mississippi Asset Building Coalition); Federal Grant Reviewer (consultant) for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; Head Start Program Reviewer and Board of Directors for Hinds County Human Resource Agency; Former Board Member for the National Center for Appropriate Technology; Planner with the City of Jackson Redevelopment Authority; and Program Analyst with the MS Center for Technology Transfer. Lolita holds a Master's Degree in Public Policy and Administration from Jackson State University and is an experienced practitioner in continuum of care/managed care models, quality improvement, community engagement, applied


Similar Profiles

city

Browse ZoomInfo's Business
Contact Directory by City

city

Browse ZoomInfo's
Business People Directory

city

Browse ZoomInfo's
Advanced Company Directory