Kim Irwin

MPH, Executive Director, Health by Design

Kim Irwin is the Executive Director of Health by Design, which convenes the Indiana Citizens’ Alliance for Transit (ICAT), the Indiana Complete Streets Coalition, the Indiana Safe Routes to School Partnership and Indiana Walks. Through these coalitions, more than 300 organizational partners are working to ensure that communities throughout Indiana have neighborhoods, public spaces and transportation infrastructure that promote physical activity and healthy living. Ms. Irwin provides staff leadership, strategic direction, and programmatic and administrative coordination for these initiatives. Kim has a Master of Public Health from the Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Public Health and an undergraduate degree from Northwestern University.  Her prior work experience includes health promotion activities and program and administrative management for the American Lung Association, the IU School of Medicine and in senior services. She currently serves on the Steering Committees of the Indiana Healthy Weight Initiative and the Lifelong Indiana Coalition, as well as the Board of Directors of the Indiana Transportation Association.