The mission of the Southern Nevada Community Health Center (SNCHC) is to serve residents of the 89107 ZIP code area in addition to Clark County residents from other underserved areas with appropriate and comprehensive outpatient health and wellness, emphasizing prevention and education in a culturally respectful environment.


It is the Southern Nevada Community Health Center’s vision to contribute to the development of healthy communities in which health disparities are diminished and there is access to health care for all.


  • Delivering quality care with dignity, equality, sensitivity, professionalism and respect.
  • Maintaining high ethical and professional standards.
  • Being a culturally competent organization.
  • Practicing continuous quality improvement.
  • Operating cost effectively and efficiently.
  • Providing a work environment conducive to positive attitudes, personal satisfaction and growth.
  • Incorporating leadership principles at every level of the Community Health Center.

Meet Our Providers

Adrienne Davis

Dr. Alireza Farabi
Infectious Disease

Rowena Garcia

Debra Garner

Jerrod Libonati
Registered Dietitian

Lorretta Jennings

Elita Pallasigui
Mental Health APRN

Racquel Tolzmann

Patricia Waters-Decker

Governing Board

Members of the Southern Nevada Community Health Center Governing Board are trustees who act on behalf of SNCHC’s constituents, including service recipients, funders, the government and taxpayers. The Board has the principal responsibility for fulfillment of the organization’s mission and the legal accountability for its operations.

Board Meeting Schedule, Agendas and Minutes
  • Councilman Brian Knudsen, Chair — Las Vegas City Council
  • Jose L. Melendrez, First Vice Chair — Community Partnerships Executive Director, UNLV Dept. of Public Health
  • Tim Burch, Second Vice Chair — Human Services Administrator,  Clark County, Nevada
  • Councilman Scott Black, Mayor Pro Tempore, North Las Vegas City Council
  • Erin Breen — UNLV Vulnerable Road Users Project Director
  • Gary Costa — Golden Rainbow Executive Director
  • Scott Garrett — POP Vegas Cultural Museum
  • Father Rafael Pereira — All Saints Episcopal Church
  • Lucille Scott — Consumer Member
  • Duprice Scruggs — Community/Provider Member
  • Aquilla Todd — Consumer Member