Faculty Profile

Dyan Jenkins-Ali

Dyan D. Jenkins-Ali, BA, MHSA

  • Adjunct Lecturer, Health Management and Policy

    Dyan Jenkins-Ali currently holds three roles within the university as recently appointed Chief of Staff for the Chief Health officer, Office of the President, Associate Director, VOICES UHR- Strategy and Planning, and Adjunct Faculty, School of Public Health. She has a passion for public health influencing human resources or how human resources plays a vital role in healthcare. Planning, managing administrative and operational projects that impact the development of goals and initiatives designed to enhance multiple student, staff, patient and faculty health benefits and experiences in higher education via an HR lens.

    Her health care career spans more than 27 years, in which time she has worked in an executive capacity with M-CARE, Delta Dental, Providence Hospital and Health Alliance Plan. Dyan has held a State of Michigan Agent//Producer License in Life, Health and Disability, and pandemic response. She is held a membership with the Association of HealthCare Executives and National Association of Health Service Executives, past-treasurer of U-M's Letterwinners M Club Board in which she served nine years, and a diplomat with the U-M Credit Union. Dyan received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Master's degree from the University of Michigan School of Public Health.

    • MHSA, University of Michigan, 1993
    • BA, University of Michigan, 1990

    Email: dalijenk@umich.edu
    Phone: 734-764-0492
    Cell: 734-249-1026
    Fax: 734-763-2891

    Areas of Expertise: COVID-19,  Health Care,  Public Health Practice