Location: Hawai‘i Island
Gracie Flores was born and raised in Hilo on the Island of Hawai`i. She has worked as a Community Health Worker with UnitedHealthcare since 2015, and has over 15 years of experience in the human services field. Gracie served as the first Vice Chair of the Hawai`i Community Health Workers Association. Gracie is currently a member of the East Hawai`i Coalition to Prevent Child Abuse and Neglect, East Hawai`i Community Action Network, Malama Ka `Aina Hana Ka `Aina King’s Landing Community Association, and the National Community Health Workers Association. She has a passion for improving the health of our communities and advocating for CHWs in the state of Hawai`i. When she’s not working, Gracie enjoys spending time with her `ohana, camping, going holoholo, growing food in her garden, and exploring the beauty of Hawai`i, her home.