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SUHI Staff: Melinda Banks

MELINDA BANKS, BA

Community Health Worker III

Professional Summary
Melinda Banks became a Community Health Educator with the SUHI family in April 2015, bringing with her a passion for helping the diabetic community in North and South Lawndale. Ms. Banks grew up and currently resides in the Austin community, west of North Lawndale. Melinda has extensive experience - more than 10 years - working as an administrative support professional.

Prior to joining SUHI, Melinda was a Bilingual Call Center Representative and provided quality customer service to individuals requiring door-to-door transportation. She was also a City Carrier Assistant with USPS. Melinda is a proud mother of four, a wife, a sister and a daughter of two awesome parents. She has a BA in Visual Communications, and one day hopes to bring her two passions (visual communications and public health) together to help the community.

Education
B.A., Visual Communications, The Illinois Institute of Arts, 2006