Associate Professor Rosanna DeMarco was elected Vice President of the Board of Directors of the Multicultural AIDS Coalition (MAC). She has been a member of the Board of Directors since January 2011.
MAC is the largest agency in communities of color focused exclusively on the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Since 1988, MAC has been a valued community resource for HIV information, training for minority agencies delivering HIV services, and developing effective relationships with community institutions.
MAC’s mission is to mobilize communities of color to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic. The agency works to ensure high quality, accessible prevention and treatment services for people living with HIV, at high risk for infection, or closely affected by the disease. It support efforts to eradicate conditions that fuel the epidemic, including substance abuse, lack of health care, homelessness, incarceration and discrimination based on race, ethnicity, gender and sexual orientation.