PINEHURST — Samantha Allen has joined the FirstHealth Community Health Services health programs team as a community health educator.
Allen received a bachelor of science degree with a concentration in community health education from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington and a master’s in human services from Liberty University.
Originally from Fayetteville, Allen is a registered clinical health and wellness concepts educator, as well as a tobacco cessation facilitator and certified disease intervention specialist.
Her experience includes health education for Perdue Farms in Dillon, South Carolina, and the Army Wellness Center in Fort Bragg.
Allen will serve Moore, Montgomery, Hoke and Richmond counties, educating the residents of those communities on the importance of healthy behaviors.
“I admire the resources and services extended by FirstHealth, and I am excited to be a member of this innovative team,” Allen said in a statement.
For information on FirstHealth Community Health Services, visit www.firsthealth.org/healthyliving or call 888-534-5333.