Our people Erica PhungDirector of Policy Engagement
Erica Phung is the Director of Policy Engagement with Voices for Healthy Kids. She leads the team that provides hands-on field consultation and technical support to American Heart Association Staff, Voices for Healthy Kids grantees, community-centered organizations, and coalitions working to advance public policy priorities to address child health and equity. Erica joined the American Heart Association advocacy team in 2006, previously working on local, state and federal policies that impact cardiovascular health.
A native San Diegan, Erica loves avocados on just about anything, yoga, and sunset walks at Mission Bay with her husband John and rescue pup Penny. A proud platelet donor, Erica’s donated over 8 gallons at the San Diego Blood Bank.