Linda Rohret

Type of Hero:
Hero: Linda Rohret
Hero's Affiliation: Special Projects Coordinator at NC Division of Public Health
Hero Description:

Linda Rohret was instrumental in founding the Wake Health Literacy Coalition. Based in Raleigh, North Carolina, the coalition is a multidisciplinary group of individuals interested in increasing awareness, knowledge and understanding of health and health care in Wake County. She served as Chair from 2010 to 2013 and is still actively engaged in coalition leadership. Under her leadership the coalition has hosted yearly health literacy awareness events, developed and distributed educational materials about health literacy and created a coalition website:, among other important activities. Posted 2014.