Darlene Schmidt is co-founder and CEO of Community Health Free Clinic. Darlene spent over 30 years as an office nurse before becoming the first Executive Director of the Cedar Rapids Free Medical Clinic in 1995. In 2002, in order to seek broader community support for the uninsured, Darlene along with Dr. Galbraith started Community Health Free Clinic. Darlene is responsible for the daily operations of the Clinic, community outreach, fundraising, and provider recruitment.
Jamie Henley joined Community Health Free clinic in June of 2015 as the Director of Development and
Marketing and was named Chief Operating Officer in July of 2017. Jamie is responsible for donor and business development (fundraising, grant writing, cultivating strategic business partners), administration (information technology, reporting, facilities), and public relations (marketing, press releases, community presentations).