Reducing Health Disparities Improving Health Outcomes
Jump at the Sun Consultants (JATSC), LLC is an African American, woman–owned firm established in 2007 to address health disparities.
Our Mission: to provide innovative and culturally relevant technical support to non-profit, public health and private sectors working to improve the well being of people living in poverty.
Our Vision: A world of hope, tolerance and social justice, where everyone lives in dignity and has an equal opportunity to achieve optimal health.
Our Core Values: Equity, inclusion, representation, innovation, and accountability.
Lorraine Lathen, President/Owner
Lorraine has more than 20 years experience designing, implementing, and evaluating health promotion and disease prevention programs. She is widely recognized as a leader in minority health advocacy, community engagement and social marketing. Ms. Lathen has provided technical direction to USAID sponsored maternal and child health and HIV/AIDS prevention programs in Africa and Romania. She is the proud recipient of the 2020 C. Everett Koop Unsung Heroes Award for her incredible work with the Wisconsin Tobacco Prevention and Control Program in addressing tobacco-related disparities among low-income and African American communities in Wisconsin through advocacy and health education.
Wisconsin Department of Health Services
Wisconsin Partnership Program, School of Medicine and Public Health
Medical College of WisconsiN
City of Racine Health Department
Madison/Dane County Public Health Department
The Salvation Army of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan