Calvert, Charles, St. Mary's
Angela Deal, CHES, CWWS
Angela Deal leads Healthiest Maryland Businesses in the Southern Region. Angela is a Certified Health Education Specialist and a Certified Worksite Wellness Specialist. Her goal is to support businesses to “make the healthy choice the easy choice" for employees". She thrives at providing customized resources for her member businesses, whether it is getting leadership support for wellness, assisting businesses to design wellness committees that work, identifying "right fit" data collection tools, or looking for novel ways to increase healthy behaviors for employees.
In addition to her regional role, Angela coordinates chronic disease prevention programs at the Charles County Department of Health. Angela is trained in a variety of evidence-based programs that focus on obesity prevention and increasing physical activity, including the National Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP), Stanford’s Chronic Disease Self-Management (CDSMP) and Diabetes Self-Management (DSMP) programs. She serves as the Co-Chair for the Charles County Chronic Disease Prevention/Cancer Team and is an appointed member of the State Advisory Council on Health and Wellness.
Angela lives in Southern Maryland with her husband and two children who are actively involved in Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts of America. She spends her free time with her family and friends.