Shannon Woodcock

Chief Contaminator of Infectious Fun

President and CEO

Shannon joined the team in February of 2008 from the Center for Advanced Dental Education. Shannon has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Texas at Dallas in Psychology with an emphasis in Early Childhood Education, a Master of Arts in Business Administration (Nonprofit Management) from Washington University and completed her Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) Certification. She is also an alum of Leadership St. Louis 2013-14. She loves exploring St. Louis, taking trips with her son Lachlan and is also a professional actress and model.

    Caity Biberdorf

    Operations Coordinator

    Operations Coordinator

    Caity started in February 2016. She graduated from Truman State University with a degree in Public Health and Health Administration. While there, she also became a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES). She has a passion for preventative education, especially targeting low income populations. In her free time she enjoys learning to cook and walking her dog.

      Dr. Kourtenay Green

      Captain of the Universe

      Lead Health Educator

      Dr. Kourtenay Green joined the team in July 2016. Kourtenay has a Bachelor of Science from Jackson State University in Biology and a Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Dentistry. Prior to joining the team, she practiced dentistry at a nonprofit dental office for ten years. She also has experience as a dental assistant instructor and an administrative director for a school-based mobile dental program for children. She has realized that her passions lie in nonprofit organizations, healthcare education, and public health. Dr. Green is very excited about the rewards that can come from being a part of the HealthWorks! team.

        Loc Dinh

        Front Desk

        Loc joined the team in November 2017. He has a Bachelor of Science from Fontbonne University in Health Education and Promotion. During his time at Fontbonne, he played men’s lacrosse and help lead youth lacrosse clinics. There, he discovered his passion for working with children and health education. In his free time, he loves woodworking, weight training, and exploring with his son and daughter.

          Barb Wnek

          High Flying Kid Motivator

          Barb started working at HealthWorks in July of 2018. She has taught health and physical education in the Ferguson-Florissant School District and also teaches for the Gifted Resource Council’s Summer Academies. She has a Masters of Education degree +30 hours in physical education, emphasizing exercise physiology, and health. She has written two books for physical educators and created Health Beats, a health education program. Barb was selected as one of the Dole Company’s Creative Teachers of the Year and as an Olympic torch bearer for her creative teaching ideas in  health. She has run over 150 full marathons, including all fifty United States and 13 countries. Barb loves being creative to motivate children and adults to lead healthy and active lifestyles.