Jaye Clement, MPH, MPP
Jaye Clement, MPH, MPP, is the Director of Community Health Programs and Strategies with the Office of Community Health, Equity and Wellness at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Michigan. She is responsible for aligning the System's commitment to its communities by engaging new partners around issues of community health, maintaining existing partnerships, and managing metrics and data sets to monitor and continuously improve engagement and outreach strategies that contribute to community benefit. She serves as a health care advocate and liaison to external audiences, including community, civic and faith-based organizations, volunteers and other key publics. In this role, Jaye also staffs the Detroit Regional Infant Mortality Reduction Task Force and holds administrative oversight for their Women-Inspired Neighborhood Network: Detroit program.
Jaye earned her MPH in health behavior and health education from the University of Michigan School of Public Health and her MPP from the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, both in 2005. Her experiences range from working in major health systems, nonprofits and local government as her career is dedicated to community health and advocacy. She also works closely with the Detroit Community-Academic Urban Research Center (URC) as a Community Policy Advocacy Trainer for the Neighborhoods Working in Partnership: Building Capacity for Policy Change Project and serves on the board of directors for local non-profit, Teen HYPE (Helping Youth by Providing Education).