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Zil Joyce Dixon Romero

Leaders USA 2023


Manager of Program Services, National Rural Health Association (NRHA)





Zil Joyce Dixon Romero is the manager of program services at the National Rural Health Association (NRHA), a diverse national nonprofit organization whose members share an interest in rural health. NRHA works to provide leadership on rural health issues through advocacy, communications, education, and research. Zil helps lead activities related to the National Rural Oral Health Initiative and assists the NRHA team with the State Rural Health Association and other rural grant initiatives. Zil is passionate about health equity and finding pragmatic solutions through evidence-based best practices.