Colorado Sickle Cell Anemia Advisory Committee

The Colorado Sickle Cell Anemia Advisory Committee was created to oversee the operations of the Colorado Sickle Cell Treatment and Research Center which was mandated by legislative action in 1974. 


Advancing the health, education, and support of the Colorado Sickle Cell population.

Mission Statement

  • Exceed the expectations of our patients and families
  • Deliver seamless and compassionate assistance
  • Foster a highly-spirited, collaborative team
  • Educate, inform and support health care professionals and consumers
  • Promote and advance discovery and innovation in the management of Sickle Cell disease

Board Members

Board members are appointed to 4-year terms by the Governor of the State of Colorado.

NameRepresentingTerm Expires
Briyana HarperVoluntary Agency01-31-28
Wanda FosterVoluntary Agency01-31-28
Cheri Burge, SecretaryGeneral Public01-31-28
A. Stephon Hogan, Sr., ChairGeneral Public01-31-28
Lee AllenVoluntary Agency01-31-25
Ellie Titarenko, FNPMedical Specialist01-31-26
Gloria Johnson, Co-ChairVoluntary Agency01-31-26
Troy BrattonGeneral Public01-31-26
Emily K. DulcanGeneral Public01-31-26
Katie Bryson-Wilson, MSW, LAC, MAC, EA- EMDRMedical Specialist01-31-26
Sheila Grumbach, RN, BSNMedical Specialist01-31-26

Interested in becoming a Board Member? Please contact: Theresa M. Martinez at or

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