September 15, 2021

Moch Named Woman Of The Year By ND Women’s Network

Renae Moch of Bismarck has been named the 2021 Woman of the Year by the North Dakota Women’s Network (NDWN). A virtual celebration will be held on Friday, October 29, to celebrate her lifetime dedication to public and community health.

Renae Moch, MBA, FACMPE, has worked in healthcare administration for both the public and private sector for nearly 20 years and currently serves as the Public Health Director for Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health. In this role, Renae has taken on leadership roles to address community health issues such as opioid and substance abuse, behavioral health and homelessness, and most recently the COVID-19 pandemic.

Beginning in 2017, Renae led a collaborative community effort between the cities of Bismarck, Mandan, and Lincoln, and the counties of Burleigh and Morton to address behavioral health and substance abuse issues through the work of the Burleigh-Morton Behavioral Health Coalition. Through the efforts of this coalition, all first responders in the Bismarck-Mandan-Lincoln-Burleigh-Morton area now carry Naloxone, which is administered to revive those experiencing an opioid overdose.

In 2019, Renae led a . . .