Daisha Bonhomme, MS is the Senior Strategic Manager for the Vaccine Equity and Access Program (VEAP) at Community Catalyst. In this role, Daisha works closely with community-based organizations (CBOs) to provide and facilitate technical assistance, and ensure that CBOs have access to VEAP’s tailored tools and resources to boost confidence and vaccination opportunities in communities experiencing disparities. She also serves as a project manager and technical assistance provider on “The Impact of Long-COVID on Black and Hispanic/Latinx Communities” — a project focused on long-COVID.
Daisha has more than 7 years of experience as a public health and wellness program manager. She is passionate about the promotion of healthy living and disease prevention, and is dedicated to driving positive outcomes while enhancing community engagement and participation. She has had the pleasure of working as a program manager within Louisiana’s Office of Public health. In this role, Daisha was instrumental in cultivating community-clinical linkages to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes in order to reduce the burden of chronic disease in the state and ensure a healthier future for Louisiana’s communities.
Daisha is a native of Louisiana and received a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences, a Master of Science in Kinesiology, and a Wellcoaches School of Coaching “Certified Health and Well-being Coach” certification.