Renée Bouvion is the Regional Health Administrator for Region 10. She provides strategic direction and oversight to the regional office covering the states of Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington. Ms. Bouvion and her team work with a broad range of public health and community stakeholders to address HHS and regional priorities through partnership and collaboration.
Ms. Bouvion joined the regional office in 2002 and previously held positions as a public health advisor and Deputy Regional Health Administrator. During her time in Region 10, she has established key relationships with state and local public health stakeholders to catalyze action on a broad range of issues including chronic disease prevention, immunization, and adolescent health. . As Regional Health Administrator, she leads regional federal interagency meetings to enhance efforts to address the opioid crisis and convenes meetings with stakeholders on public health priorities.
Prior to joining HHS, Ms. Bouvion held a position as a research analyst with the Washington Department of Social and Health Services. She received a Master of Public Health from the University of Washington in 2001. Prior to graduate school, she held various positions in the recruitment division of Peace Corps in Seattle, WA and Washington, DC. Her interest in public health began while she served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Mauritania, West Africa from 1992 to 1994.