Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Program Director
Chelsea Tollner is the Director of Outreach and Education at the Tourette Association. Within this role, Chelsea manages the Tourette Health and Education Program (THEP), which focuses on the organization’s pillar of education and awareness initiatives. Chelsea serves as the Principal Investigator of a cooperative agreement, which the CDC has awarded the TAA for the last 15 years to assist with programmatic funding for Tourette Syndrome.
With an extensive national travel schedule, Chelsea works tirelessly to continue the Association’s education efforts and explores creative ways to increase TS education and outreach efforts across the country.
Prior to joining the Tourette Association of America, she managed the rape crisis centers for Suffolk County, Long Island, NY. Chelsea received her Bachelor’s of Science in Community Health from the State University of New York at Cortland followed by a Master of Public Health degree from Stony Brook University.