Executive Director

Joy Winheim is the Executive Director  of EPIC (Empath Partners in Care), a member of Empath Health, steering the recently-expanded agency that combined the HIV expertise and compassionate care of ASAP (AIDS Service Association) and Francis House. For almost 10 years Winheim has worked in a variety of capacities serving the HIV community in Tampa, most recently as executive
director of Francis House.  She holds a Bachelor’s degree in social science from
St. Thomas Aquinas College.

 

Leadership Team

Bridget develops and coordinates programs on HIV risk reduction strategies, compliance adherence for grants, provides nursing interventions and education.
Dave is responsible for the billing and contract management pieces (reporting, capturing demographic and utilization) of EPIC’s various grants and social services funding streams.
Sheryl provides direct supervisory support to case management and supportive services in Pinellas County.
Victoria provides direct supervisory support to case management and supportive services in Hillsborough County.

Board of Directors

Ngozi Benyard
Craig Bryant
David G. Buby, DO
Lisa E. Cohen
Karen Goforth
Scott E. Kistler
Stephanie Marhefka

Julia M. McGinty
Ricardo Mendiola
Charlotte Noble
Kush K. Patel, MD
Frank Roder
Michael Ruppal
Rafael J. Sciullo