Health insurance for all is a very real and concrete action states can take to address the glaring racial disparities in health that the pandemic has exposed....more
Amanda Lugg is Interim Co-Executive Director of African Services Committee (ASC). Amanda began her work in HIV/AIDS direct services as the Evening Head Chef at God’s Love We Deliver. After working as a Community Organizer for AIDS Walk 1998, she joined ASC as Director of Housing Services, eventually moving to Director of Advocacy and LGBTQ Programming. In September 2021, Amanda took on the position of Interim Co-Executive Director. Amanda is a core member of Health GAP (Global Access Program), a board member of The Griot Circle, and represents ASC on the HIV Health and Human Services Planning Council of New York.