Assistant Secretary

Dr. Ayanna Gardner’s first experience with family Christian health center was as a young mother and Family Christian Health Center’s CEO, Dr. Green, was her family physician for her new born, which was 18 years ago. Since then Ayanna has matriculated through school and received her Doctorate in Pharmaceutical Science from Howard University.

For the last 12 years Ayanna has practiced pharmacy in a retail setting and has work as a Pharmacy Manager for most of her tenure. In addition, she has studied for her Masters in Business at Governors State University. Ayanna has a strong passion for giving back for the betterment of her community. She has donated her time and held leadership positions within various civic, community, and health organizations. Most notably, she has served in the Thornton Township Young Democratic Organization, NAACP South Suburban branch, and now she is a proud to serve as Assistant Secretary to the board at Family Christian Health Center since February of 2019.