Meet The Staff

Ann Johnston

Grant Administrative Assistant


Office Phone: 487-3890 x2735

Ann Johnston has worked for the HealthySV Coalition and Sebasticook Valley Health since 2004. Prior to joining the HealthySV staff and the Community Health and Education Department at SVH, Ann volunteered in the SVH Health Information Management department. As the Grants Assistant, Ann is responsible for fiscal grant management and serves as the liaison for community partners across the region. Ann enjoys the challenges of the various grants as well as the duties she carries with the SVH Nutrition and Diabetes Clinic. She is the hub of the office and department; always smiling and ready to help in any way she can!

Kirsten Faucher

Community Health Promotions Specialist


Office Phone: 487-3890 x2741

Kirsten Faucher joined the HealthySV team in September 2017 as a Community Health Promotions Specialist. Kirsten received her Master’s Degree in Public Health from the University of New England and her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology form Plymouth State University. Kirsten enjoys traveling during her free time, camping, hiking, snowboarding and spending time outside. Kirsten is eager to work within the community to promote healthier lifestyle choices within the youth population!

Myranda Knight

Nutrition Educator


Office Phone: 487-3890 x2744

Myranda Knight joined the HealthySV team in September 2017. She is a graduate of the University of Maine, where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Food Science and Human Nutrition. As the Nutrition Educator, Myranda will be working with the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. In her free time, she enjoys running in the mountains with her dogs, whitewater rafting, and cooking healthy, delicious meals for her friends and family.

Shawna Melanson

Drug Free Communities Project Coordinator


Office Phone: 487-3890 x2732

Shawna Melanson joined the HealthySV team in June of 2016 as the Drug Free Communities Project Coordinator. She is a graduate from St. Joseph's College where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science. Shawna is passionate about improving wellness in the community. In her free time, Shawna enjoys snowmobiling, running, biking, and relaxing with her dogs!