Vision: KP Youth living substance free.

Mission: Empower the KP community to live a healthy, substance free life through youth leadership, education, training, policy, and support


the King Philip Community


What is Healthy KP?

Healthy KP is a coalition of volunteers from various community sectors: students, school administrators / educators, parents, business owners, media groups, youth serving organizations, law enforcement, religious / fraternal sector, civil volunteer groups, healthcare professionals, state / local government representatives, organizations involved in reducing substance use, working together to prevent / reduce the use of alcohol, drugs, and tobacco products among our youth.

Featured Endeavors

"Return of the Family Sit-Down Meal Campaign"

"Healthy KP Coalition Social Norms Campaign"

"Underage Drinking Awareness Sticker Campaign"

Steering Committee

  • Ann Barr - Chairperson

  • Wayne Burt - Treasurer

  • Kip Lewis - Vice Chairperson

  • Joanne Grant - Co-Secretary

  • Michelle Kelley - Co-Secretary

  • John Barrett

  • Heather Burns


  • Patrick Ahern - KPHS Senior

  • Rachel Anderson - KPHS Junior

  • Ann Barr - Grandparent, Healthy KP Chairperson, Steering Committee

  • John Barrett - State Government Sector Rep, Steering Committee

  • Cassandra Bigness - DFC Grant Coordinator

  • Cole Breen - KPHS Senior

  • Mitch Breen - KPHS Senior

  • Heather Burns - Parent Sector Rep, Steering Committee

  • Wayne Burt - Youth Serving Sector Rep, Treasurer, Steering Committee

  • Nico Calderone - KPHS Junior

  • Mallory Connors - KPHS Guidance Counselor

  • Joanne Grant - Parent, Co-Secretary, Steering Committee

  • Brian Hamlin - Business Sector Rep

  • Lauren Hewitt - Health Care Sector Rep

  • Michelle Kelley - Steering Committee

  • Jennifer Knight - Other Substance Prevention Organization Sector Rep (SAFE Coalition)

  • Nick Kulesza - KPHS Senior

  • Liv Kulesza - KPHS Senior

  • Kip Lewis - KPHS Assistant Principal, Co-Chairperson, Steering Committee

  • Libby Lewis - KPHS Sophomore, Youth Sector Rep

  • David Linton - Media Sector Rep

  • Jeanine Murphy - Wrentham Town Nurse

  • Marianne O’Brien - Civic Sector Rep

  • Michelle Palladini - Law Enforcement Sector Rep

  • Kelley Pawluczonek - Plainville Town Nurse

  • Dot Pearl - Director of Wellness, KP Regional, Norfolk, Plainville, Wrentham Schools

  • Talia Rand - KPHS Junior

  • Jessica Smith (Cajigas) - Parent

  • Fr. Gregory Vozzo - Religious/Fraternal Organization Sector Rep

  • Paul Zinni - Superintendent of King Philip Regional School District, School Sector Rep

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