Healthy Start MomCare Network

The Healthy Start MomCare Network, Inc. is an administrative service organization representing all Healthy Start Coalitions under the provisions of s.409.975(4)(a), F.S.

The Network is tasked with establishing specific programs and procedures to improve pregnancy outcomes and infant health, including, but not limited to, coordination with the Healthy Start program, immunization programs, and referral to the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children, and the Children’s Medical Services program for children with special healthcare needs. In addition, the Network monitors managed care plans for performance on specific measures to determine the adequacy, timeliness, and quality of services for pregnant women and infants.

Board Members

Martha Zimmermann – President
Julie Moderie – Vice President
Dixie Morgese – Treasurer
Sharon Owens – Secretary
Patty McWhirter – Past President


Cindy Berta – Finance Manager
James J. Bracher – Executive Director
Dawn Clarke – Quality Improvement and Training Manager
Larry Crumbie – Executive Assistant
LaShunda Gant – Accounting Assistant
David Oropallo – Operations Manager
Shaun Williams – Contract Manager
Conesta Woodard – Office Manager
Steve Zielinski – Data Analyst