Marnie Annese

Program Officer

Marnie came to the Health Foundation in 2018 as program officer.

With more than 15 years of experience working with organizations serving youth, Marnie’s passion is assisting community-based organizations in quality improvement. By developing training, technical assistance, coaching and additional supports she enhances the delivery of services offered by these organizations.

Prior to joining the Foundation, Marnie worked as program coordinator for State University of New York Upstate Medical University where she helped to develop service learning and interprofessional educational opportunities for the Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Health Professions and Graduate Studies at Upstate Medical University.

Marnie’s work in the area of youth development has been focused across Central New York. She served as project coordinator for the Syracuse/Onondaga Youth Bureau, where she directed a variety of projects including Say Yes to Education Program Assessment Collaboration, the Youth Development Training Institute and the Onondaga County Runaway and Homeless Youth Advisory Committee.

Marnie participated as an appointed member with voting privileges on the New York State Runaway and Homeless Youth Advisory Committee and represented the Syracuse/Onondaga County Youth Bureau in all aspects of its work including committee participation, community presentations and legislative education.

Marnie has a Master of Public Health from the State University of New York Upstate Medical University.

In her free time, she enjoys the opportunity to be outdoors cross country skiing, kayaking, cycling and hiking.