Mariel T. Mehdipour, MPH
Director, Community Wellness
Kern County Public Health Services
Mariel T. Mehdipour, MPH, has always had an enthusiasm for community outreach. She is currently the Director of Community Wellness of the Kern County Department of Public Health and oversees its community education and outreach efforts. Moreover, Mariel is closely involved with Kern County’s efforts to prevent chronic disease and obesity and to promote a culture of health via their Call to Action for a Healthier Kern initiative of which Kern’s Community Transformation Grant project is an important component.