Cheryl Barrit, MPIA
Preventive Health Bureau Manager, Department of Health and Human Services
City of Long Beach
Long Beach, CA
Cheryl Barrit currently serves as the Preventive Health Bureau Manager for the City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services where she oversees a variety of programs under Nursing Services Division, Public Health Emergency Preparedness, Epidemiology and Communicable Disease Control, and Public Health Accreditation. Previously, she served as the Prevention Services Officer and managed HIV and STD Education and Prevention, Teen Pregnancy Prevention, and HIV Social Marketing programs.
Prior to her service with the City of Long Beach, Cheryl was a Public Health Advisor and Presidential Management Fellow at the National Institutes of Health. Cheryl received her BA from University of California Santa Barbara in Law and Society and her Masters in Public and International Affairs from the University of Pittsburgh.