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The mission of the Office of Community Engagement is to enable and support Rush University Medical Center in fulfilling its commitment to improve the quality of life within Rush’s diverse neighboring communities through initiatives and partnerships.
These are some of the ways we achieve this mission:
Darlene Oliver Hightower, JD
Vice President, Community Health Equity
Manager, Health and Community Benefit
Senior Director, Rush Community Service Initiative Programs
Manager, Operations and Community Engagement Initiatives
Rukiya Curvey Johnson
Director, Rush Education and Career Hub (REACH)
Director, Community Health Clinics
Manager, Financial Operations
System Manager, Community Health and Benefits
Program Manager, Rush Oak Park Hospital