Dané Standish didn’t intend to pursue community health. She was just advised to take a few courses in it while waiting to get into nursing classes at Central Washington University.
“My first class I absolutely fell in love with it,” she said.
Standish said she loves how health has many facets that interact with each other.
“That’s what I believe in, that it’s not just the physical health. There’s so much that goes into being healthy,” she said.
Standish is the new community obesity prevention coordinator for the Let’s Move Cheney coalition, a group launched in 2010 by th...