Mission & Team


The Mission of Neighborhood Health Centers of the Lehigh Valley is to provide primary and preventative health and wellness services in the Lehigh Valley, regardless of a person’s ability to pay. We strive to do this directly and in partnership with other organizations, with a goal of creating a primary health care home for an underserved community.


Melissa Miranda, RN – Chief Executive Officer
Timothy Daly, DO – Medical Director
Star L. Breinig – Executive Assistant
Donna Bryant-Winston, MSN, RN – Director of Clinical Operations
Hannah Paxton, RN, MPH – Director of Population Health & Quality
Gloria Velazquez, PhD Candidate, LCSW – Director of Social Services
Sallie Wemple, MD


James Teufel, MPH, Ph.D. – President
Henry Aiken – Vice President
Dawn Bush, CLC – Secretary
Daniel Bosket – Treasurer
Iris M. Sanchez-Cintron
Susan Jones
Dave Rabaut – Parliamentarian
Tiffany Lopez
Kathy Perlow
Luz Suarez
Stephanie Williams
Felicia Fehr