Growing up in the Carr Square neighborhood’s Vaughn Projects, Dr. Annessa Blackmun recalls that finding her calling in life came from a combination of attending a great elementary school, and being “lifted up” by close family and friends. After attending medical school in New York and New Orleans, she came home to St. Louis to practice medicine in a more holistic way to help city residents focus on disease prevention instead of disease management. She notes her heart is ready for the Next NGA West project and that it represents a historic opportunity for healing and investment in her community like never before.Full Article
Hey, Neighbor!Annessa Blackmun
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Next NGA West Partner Agencies
The Next NGA West project is a multi-agency effort between the St. Louis Development Corporation, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the U.S. Air Force, and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. Learn more about each organization's role on the project.